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Information for Distance Learning Students


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    Today: 8am - 10pm

  • Friday : Closed
  • Saturday : Closed
  • Sunday: 2pm - 10pm
  • Monday: 8am - 10pm
  • Tuesday: 8am - 10pm

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Contact us

For assistance with library catalog/database access problems, call (217) 581-6072.

Welcome! Eastern's Booth Library offers a number of services for our distance learning students.  Our staff is ready to help you. 

You must be registered with Eastern Illinois University and have either a Panther card or Continuing Education ID card in order to use the library services described here.  In addition, your instructors may place some items on e-reserve for your course. Be sure to inquire about such resources.

Click on the links below for information about these services and resources:

Obtaining a library ID number  Library Hours and Calendar
Searching for Books  E-reserves
Searching for Journal and Magazine articles Tutorials and Research Guides
Finding Useful Web Sites Journals Owned by Booth Library
Distance Education Book Request Distance Education Articles Request

Questions? Additional reference assistance available via:

  • Ask A Librarian E-mail and Chat reference service
  • By phone during open hours at 217-581-6072.
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