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Hedberg Library Hours

Library Hours

Summer Hours (begins Mon. May 23)

  • Monday: 7:30 am-10:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 7:30 am-10:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 7:30 am-10:00 pm
  • Thursday: 7:30 am-10:00 pm
  • Friday: 7:30 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Sunday: 1:00 pm-10:00 pm

Special Summer Hours

  • Mon., May 31: CLOSED
  • Mon., July 4: CLOSED
  • Sat., August 27: CLOSED
  • Sun., August 28: CLOSED
  • Mon., August 29-Fri., September 2: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Please email for questions or concerns.

Complete Library Hours


Library Catalog - Find books, journal articles, videos, and more

Library Catalog

Find books, journal articles, videos, and more.

Library Services Availability

Library Services Availability

Hedberg Library will be open to current Carthage faculty, staff, and students only until further notice. Many Hedberg Library staff are working remotely. If you have questions or concerns, please email LIS staff will be monitoring that system during regular business hours, Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Library Hours

The library building is open. Hours are subject to change throughout the semester. Please see for the most up-to-date hours.

Online Resources

Hedberg Library offers many resources for the Carthage Community that are available online at

On the right-hand side of this webpage, there are links to our Subject and Class Guides for each major offered at Carthage, with recommended subject databases. You can also find links to all our Electronic Resources in a listing of all subject databases, ebooks, newspapers, and online videos and movies.

Research Appointments

On the left-hand side of the following webpage ( is the contact information for our Reference Librarians and how to set up appointments either face-to-face or through Zoom or Google Meet. We can help with getting started on research papers.

Circulation and Library Check-outs

The library is open for you to check out materials. Please make every attempt to return all the library items you checked out (including computing equipment) by their due dates. If you have questions about your ability to return items please email

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan is available, but in a limited capacity. Not all libraries are open for service, and some that are may have delayed response times in shipping out materials. Please plan ahead and order early to assure that your requests arrive.

If you have any questions about library services, please email

Research Assistance and Classroom Instruction

Research Assistance and Classroom Instruction

Hedberg Library is staffed by professional librarians available to offer assistance with Carthage students' research.



  • In-class instruction sessions
    • Hedberg Librarians will come to your class to help teach research skills. Pre-recorded videos and attendance in Zoom classes is an option for librarian instruction. Please connect with your library liaison to discuss options (or you may email See the Library Liaison and Classroom Instruction page for more details.

Research Tools

Research Tools

Search for a journal title

Search Journal Titles

Full Text Finder

Full Text Finder is not an article database, it is a portal to journal availability within the library database and serials collections.