The Ames Library

Library Hours

Fall & Spring Semester Hours 

Card swipe access

At these times, the library is accessible to all students, faculty and staff, visiting scholars, and retirees using their ID cards. Alumni and members of our I-Share consortium may gain entrance by showing their ID cards. During special events, such as Homecoming, the card swipe system will be disabled. If you have any questions, please contact the University Librarian, Scott Walter or call 309-556-3834.   

Tate Archives & Special Collections

Home of the University's Archives, located on the library's 4th floor  

Spring 2020

Annual Library Hours