The Library was named for the abolitionist newspaper editor, Elijah Lovejoy, who was shot and killed while defending his press from a pro-slavery mob in Alton, Illinois in 1837.
Lovejoy Library was established in 1965 to support and enhance instruction, scholarship and public service to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and the region, by providing scholarly information and archival resources.
Below are the service hours for the following units.
Media & Printing Support Desk - 1st Floor
Circulation - 1st Floor
Information Desk - 1st Floor
Music - 1st Floor
Hours may change during break periods.
Call the Information Desk 618.650-INFO (4636) to inquire or go to Special Days and Library Hours page.
Information Technology Services (ITS) includes:
Monday - Thursday - 7:30am-10:00pm
Friday - 7:30am-8:00pm
Saturday - 7:30am-1:00pm
Sunday - Closed
Location: Lovejoy Library, Lower Level, Room 0005