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LRC Protective Measures
Hand Sanitizers Are Available
LRC Protective Mask Measures
LRC Study Rooms
Please keep six feet apart
LRC Protective Measures Computers
Paystations and vending machines sanitized daily
Curbside Pickup Is Available
Return books to the outdoor book return or the cart by the Information Desk
Remember to wash your hands often

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 12:00am
Friday 7:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday 11:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm - 12:00am

Please use the return box by the main entrance for book returns.
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Ask A Librarian
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Call the Library Information Desk at 812-888-4165.
Please leave your name, a phone number you may be contacted at, and a message when you call.

Meet our Staff.

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Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week (September 27 - October 3, 2020) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. To learn more, click the banner above or visit our Programs & Activities page. Play the crossword puzzle below to learn more about some of the books that have people have tried to challenge or ban in libraries across the country. Celebrate Your Freedom to Read @ Shake Library.


Search the Library's catalog to search all of the Vincennes University Libraries' resources in one place. Remember to log into your MyVU account before accessing any online resources.

Library Subject Guides and Research Help Databases A-Z
Subject guides created by librarians to help students research.

Remember to log into MyVU first!

Library Video Tutorials Report a Problem with Databases or Ebooks
Watch video tutorials on The Shake Library Youtube channel. Use this button to report problems with databases or ebooks.
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Study Rooms will be available beginning Monday, August 24.
Rules for using the rooms have changed.

Click here to watch a video to learn more.

Click above to submit a print job from your personal device.

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Services for Faculty  
Request library instruction, place items on reserve, and more!