Library Hours 24/5
Galvin Library is open 24 hours a day from noon on Sundays to 7 p.m. on Fridays. Saturdays we are open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Go to http://library.iit.edu/hours to see our hours and any upcoming closures.
Quick Tips & Tutorials
Libraries use words that can be confusing to new students. The following links explain commonly used words in U.S. libraries.
饥饿游戏 (The Hunger Games in Chinese)
The Hunger Games written in Chinese? Yes! You can find 饥饿游戏 (Ji e you xi) 第一部 in the leisure reading collection in Paul V. Galvin Library. Call number: PZ7.C6837Hun2010. Be the first one to check this book out!
Welcome to Galvin Library
Galvin Library has people, services and resources to help international students use the library. Yi Han, the Libraries' liaison for international students, can speak both English and Mandarin Chinese. She can help you with questions about how to research for your assignment or research papers, how to use the Library, and more.
This guide will explain the features of Galvin Library. Click on any of the tabs above to find information about how to locate books, journal articles, English language learning resources, and more.
Please ask us for help whenever you need it. We are here to help you! Come to the Research Help Office on the upper level, or contact us using email or instant messenger on the Ask a Librarian page.
Your student ID card is also your Library card. To start using the library you need to set up two accounts: My I-share/IIT Account and MyILL Account.