When the Library is closed, or you prefer to work remotely, there are many ways we
can provide you with expert help and services.
Always check the Ames Library website
for the latest info about our hours and services. If you need assistance with online
teaching and learning please check here (link to be added).
Need to reach us from off-campus? You can email us at Ask Us, we do monitor this accout when the library is closed, or call (309) 556-3350 during
Liaison Librarians with expertise in specific areas are available for remote consultations via phone
The Ames Library provides a substantial amount of online materials to which yoh have
24/7 access. If you are not on campus, using your University ID and password, via
the library website, will provide you access to any library resources.See
MegaSearch, use the filters on the left hand side of the screen to focus on ebooks, streaming
audio or video, and other online resources
Research & Course Guides - we have subject specific and course research guides which present you with customized
links to resources
- Our A-Z list of resources provides access to online articles, eBooks, streaming video and audio