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Dunn Library

Information literacy skills are key in a journey of lifelong learning

Library resources

Our library is both physical and virtual. It's a wealth of in-person, online and print resources. We're ready to help you navigate the ever-changing world of information. 

We can help you kick off your project or finalize your resources with our extensive research guides, research tips and dedicated librarians.

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Archives & Special Collections


Dunn Library is the home to an extensive collection of College history and memorabilia in the Joseph W. Walt Research Library & College Archives. Our archives include the George Washington Carver Collection and information about the Lane Sisters from their time at Simpson. The Avery O. and Georgia Craven room on the second floor of Dunn Library houses Dr. Craven's personal library of over 2,000 books, notes, manuscripts and correspondence with historian Frederick Jackson Turner and others.

Library facilities

Dunn Library offers the space to study, collaborate and innovate. You choose your comfort spot; from quiet rooms to individual carrels to collaborative group spaces. We offer a computer lab, research computers and access to other student support services.

Semester library hours:
M - Th 7:45 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Fri 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sat 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sun 12 p.m. - 12 a.m.