MSUB Library COVID-19 Response
(as of 4/01/2020)
- The Library on the university campus is closed to the general public.
- The City College & Community Library (including the Testing Center) is closed.
- The Information Commons (computer lab) on the first floor of the Library is open 8:00 am - 5:00 pm thru Thursday March 19, 2020. Beginning Friday, March 20, 2020 the Information Commons will be closed until further notice.
The Library has a plethora of online resources available virtually for the university community from on and off campus 24-7-365.
- More than 220 research databases: http://libguides.msubillings.edu/az.php
- Electronic books: http://www.msubillings.edu/library/getbooks.htm
- Streaming videos: http://www.msubillings.edu/library/getvideos.htm
- Research guides on a variety of topics (i.e. APA/MLA citation resources): http://libguides.msubillings.edu/?b=s
- Requests for electronic library resources are available through Interlibrary Loan: https://msubillings.illiad.oclc.org/illiad/em2/logon.html
- Good free websites with informative and authoritative content: http://www.msubillings.edu/library/goodfreewebs.htm
- Research help is available Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm: Email email@example.com or call 406-657-1662.
- For faculty, we have put together a guide to assist with moving your instruction online https://libguides.msubillings.edu/teachingonline. If you have questions contact your liaison librarian http://www.msubillings.edu/library/services/libraryliaisons.htm.
- No overdue fines assessed for the remainder of the semester (until Friday, May 1, 2020).
- All library items due Friday, May 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm.
Keep checked out library materials in your home until the Library is reopened..
- Record & Go Studio and Editing rooms are unavailable.
- Browsing the physical collection.
- Physical item requests from MSUB or other libraries:
- Electronic article requests can be submitted through our InterLibrary Loan department at https://msubillings.illiad.oclc.org/illiad/em2/logon.html
- Physical item requests are temporarily suspended.
- Library Lecture series postponed until further notice.
- Distinguished Discourse series postponed until further notice.
- All student outreach events cancelled until further notice.
For more information about COVID-19 at MSUB, please visit http://www.msubillings.edu/covid19central/