Access to library buildings:

View current library hours here.





  • We provide adequate and appropriate cleaning services, equipment and supplies to encourage public health practices and safety.



  • Hand sanitizer and sanitizing wipes are available at service desks, instruction rooms and the entrance.



  •   Handling books and other library materials – Materials can be returned to any book drop on campus or placed in the book drop at
    Joyner Library. Laptops and other equipment should be returned to the Circulation desk.

Virtual Services

Academic Library Services remains available via email, chat and phone from 8am-8pm, as well as face-to-face for patrons using the library on-site. 


Library Instruction 




Adam Pohlman, left, and Summer West work on a group project in Joyner Library. (Photo by Rhett Butler)


Need additional information?


  • We know that members of Pirate Nation have different research, learning and teaching needs. If your question is not addressed here, or if you need assistance with library materials or services, please contact the Assistant Director for Public Services, Mark Sanders, at or 252-558-3563.


  • Academic Library Services adheres to East Carolina University’s public health protocols with respect to safety and screening measures. For more information on campus guidance please visit: