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Hedberg Library Hours

Fall 2020 Hours

Hedberg Library is open to Carthage students, faculty, and staff only. Hours are subject to change.

Regular hours begin Mon, Sept. 14
Monday: 7:30 am-12:00 am
Tuesday: 7:30 am-12:00 am
Wednesday: 7:30 am-12:00 am
Thursday: 7:30 am-12:00 am
Friday: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Please email for questions or concerns.

Complete Hedberg Library Hours

New Fiction @ Hedberg Library

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

Off-Campus Access

Hours and Availability

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

Library Hours

The library building is open. The hours are still being updated as events on and around campus change. They 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 this 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 currently open for you to check out materials. Right now, all items checked out during the Spring semester have a due date of October 1. Please make every attempt to return all the library items you checked out (including computing equipment) during the spring by that date. 

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

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.

New Electronic Resources @ Hedberg Library

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Research Tools

Search for a journal title

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.

New Children's/YA Books @ Hedberg Library