University of Southern Indiana

Library FAQs

What is the purpose of the Multicultural Resource Library?

  • To provide all students, staff, and faculty, inclusively, with scholarly opportunities accessing, using, and developing information skill sets for the purposes of academic, career, and personal life long learning pursuits.
  • To promote cross-cultural sharing experiences in a hospitable learning environment for groups and individuals.

What resources does the Resource Library carry?

  • Books
  • Periodicals (magazines and newspapers)
  • Videos

What populations/subjects does the center target?

  • Abilities and Disabilities
  • African Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • Diversity
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender
  • Gender
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Multicultural Education
  • Multicultural Health
  • Multiculturalism
  • Native Americans
  • Religions
  • Unearned Privilege

What is the borrowing policy?

All students, faculty and staff with an Eagle Access card are welcome to borrow our resources. The loan periods for books is two weeks and for videos is one week. Periodicals cannot be checked out.

What are the library hours?

The Multicultural Resource Library is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Where is the library located?

The Resource Library is located in the Multicultural Center in University Center East, Room 1124.

How can I find out what titles are available?

Check the online catalog at the David L. Rice Library.

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