Using the Library

Inside the Library

Reserve a Room

Need a quiet place to study or a gathering place for your study group? Reserve a room in the library to ensure that the space you need is available.

Reserve a room

Technology Available in the Library

Learn more about accessing the ECU wireless network, printing, accessing our reference computers, and more.

View technology available in the library

Equipment Loan Program

We offer laptops, digital cameras, iPads, cameras, and more for loan.

View equipment for loan

Poster Printing

Our computer lab offers a poster printing service for ECU students, faculty, and staff.

More information about our poster printing service

Library Use Guidelines

Our library use guidelines covers cell phone use, general conduct, food and drink in the library and more.

View our library use guidelines

Accessing Library Materials

View Your Library Account

Log into your library account to renew your checked out items and fines on your account.

View your library account

Our Circulation Policies

View information about borrowing library materials, loan periods, and fees for overdue, damaged, or lost materials.

View our circulation policies

Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery

Our Interlibrary Loan service can deliver articles and other materials to you from our collection or even other libraries across the globe.

View our Interlibrary Loan service

Request a Material Purchase

Submit a request for the library to purchase books, journals, audiovisual materials, or software.

Request a material purchase

Other Services in the Library

Library Instruction

Laupus Library offers a variety of classes, on a regular schedule or by request, which can be held at the location of your choice. We provide customized library workshops, library services/resources updates, or demonstrations of discipline-specific resources to meet departmental research needs.

View our library instruction offerings

Outreach Services

Outreach Services meets the needs of all primary care physicians, mid-level practitioners and health sciences students in community based teaching and practice sites within the 23-county Eastern AHEC region.

View our Outreach Services

University Writing Center

The UWC is available to students, faculty, and staff to work with prepared undergraduate and graduate writing consultants at any stage of the writing process. The Laupus Library location is in room 3508 C. The normal hours are as follows:

Monday 2pm – 5pm
Tuesday 4pm – 9pm
Wednesday 2pm – 6pm
Thursday 4pm – 9pm
Friday 9am – Noon

Please consult the University Writing Center for the most current hours.

Speech Communication Center

The Speech Communication Center is located in 3508D and is available to you free of charge. They can help you with speaking anxiety, preparing and delivering an effective presentation, and professional communication skills.

Please visit the Speech Communication Center site to set up an appointment or call 744-0505.

They can help you become a more confident communicator!

Faculty Services

We offer services for faculty like OpScan exam grading, course reserves, and more.

View our faculty services