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Henry G. Bennett Memorial Library

The Henry G. Bennett Memorial Library provides materials and services to meet the information needs of graduate and undergraduate students; face to face and online learners as well as faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.

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The library’s collection includes over 191,468 volumes, 514,287 microforms, and 1773 current periodical subscriptions, as well as, selected newspapers, sound recordings, videos, and software. Additionally, as a selective U. S. Government depository, the library has holdings of, or links to, approximately 187,800 government documents and 12,000 Oklahoma documents in print, microfiche, maps/posters, and online.

Databases containing abstracts and full-text articles from magazines and journals aid patrons in accessing scholarly information from any computer. The Library has access through its digital database subscriptions to over 50,216 full-text periodicals and over 18,969 electronic books are accessible through the catalog. For a complete listing of online databases, refer to the Electronic Resources. Learn more about the history of our Library.

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Library  Hours

The physical library is currently closed to encourage social distancing. The live chat will be available 8am to 9:30pm Monday through Thursday and until 5pm on Friday. You can email askalibrarian@se.edu at any day or time for assistance.

During the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters the library hours are:

Sundays – 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Monday to Thursday – 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday – 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

We are closed for Labor Day, Thanksgiving week, Christmas break and spring break.

In June and July the library is open:

Sundays – 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Monday thru Thursday – 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays – closed.

We are also closed on Independence Day.