The Library at Academy College provides a wide range of current print and electronic resources that both support and supplement the curriculum. The library serves as an educational resource by providing reference assistance, training on how to use print and electronic resources, and hosting a series of college essential workshops.


Library Use

The library is open to all students, graduates, faculty, and staff members. Moderate levels of conversation are permitted, as long as it does not interfere with library usage by other patrons. Study groups are welcomed.
Snack and drinks may be consumed in the library but are not allowed on the computer tables. Cell phones may be used in the library, but calls need to be taken outside.


Computer Usage

The library computers may be used in relation to course work and job searches. Other uses are not permitted.


Library Hours

Monday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Weekends Closed


Librarian Office Hours (aka Drop-In Sessions) 

Stop by the library between 3:30-5pm Mondays and Wednesdays for a chat with the librarian about any of your academic needs! Elise is also available by appointment. For questions, concerns, or to make an appointment, please email librarian@academycollege.edu.   

*Office hours are subject to change. 


College Essential Workshops

The library hosts a variety of workshops each quarter. These cover a variety of subjects that serve to bolster skills that are essential to academic success.
Subjects covered include research tips, information literacy and APA citation tips. For information on the workshops offered each quarter, please contact the librarian.


Meet Your Librarian! 

Elise Moonen graduated with a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Minnesota Morris in 2015, and recently completed her master’s degree in library and information science from St Catherine University. Please contact her at librarian@academycollege.edu with any comments, questions or concerns! 

An invitation to explore!