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Special Spring 2020 Hours

Hedberg Library will be closed until further notice, effective Thursday, March 26, 2020. 

Please email for questions or concerns.

Complete Hedberg Library Hours

New Fiction @ Hedberg Library

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Off-Campus Access

Hours and Availability - Spring 2020

Effective Thursday, March 26, 2020 the library will be closed. Hedberg Library and all of LIS have transitioned completely to virtual services. If you have questions or concerns, please email LIS staff will be monitoring that system during regular business hours, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Please consult this video for off-campus access instructions.

You will need to always access databases through this library webpage to utilize our subscription. Use the catalog search box above (or the Advance Search link) or the "All Electronic Resources" link to the right. Please see this page for detailed instructions.

Circulation/Borrowing Materials

Circulation services are suspended for the time being, except for when requested through correspondence with a reference librarian. If you think you need something from the library, please visit our list of librarians and send a message to one of us. Due dates for all library items are still set to October 1, 2020. Please remember that the library still expects books, computing equipment, etc. to be returned to us. You may see what is checked out to you with My Library Account.

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan services are also suspended because libraries across the country are closed. At this time we prefer that you work with one of our librarians directly to make sure you are fully utilizing Carthage's resources to find what you need. The fastest available service is through an email to We are glad to work with you to get you the best resources possible.

Research Assistance and Classroom Instruction

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


  • Personalized one-on-one research appointments with subject experts
  • Online research guides
    • Librarians created research guides for each department to assist online research.
    • See Subject and Class Guides via this link or at the right.
  • Drop-in hours at the Hedberg Library Information Desk
    • Librarians staff the Hedberg Library Information Desk from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Monday through Friday. Feel free to drop in with your research question during those times.


New Electronic Resources @ Hedberg Library

New Nonfiction @ Hedberg Library

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