Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
See details below, as well as the tabs above for specifics on current services available for students, faculty and staff, and alumni and visitors.
These collections are always freely available online without a paywall. Additional open access collections are indicated on our Databases page with an open padlock icon .
Dickinson College Spring 2021 Dashboard and FAQs - Official source of information for Spring 2021 semester.
Technology Resources for Working, Teaching, and Learning Remotely - from Dickinson Information Services.
E-journals, databases, online news sources are still available online with your Dickinson login.
Return print books, DVDs, interlibrary loan items, and other non-equipment items by placing them in the book drop to the left of the main library entrance on High Street. To return equipment, please email email@example.com.
If you do not live locally and you want to return your checkouts, you can return items by mail to:
Dickinson College Library
28 N. College St.
Carlisle, PA 17013
Attention: Circulation Desk
Anyone living in Carlisle or Cumberland County, PA (on or off campus) has access to the rich resources of the public Cumberland County Library system including print, electronic and audio books, streaming films and DVDs. Bosler Memorial Library is the location on High Street adjacent to the Dickinson campus. See the Cumberland County Library System website to obtain a library card.
Dickinson faculty, staff and students approved to be on campus may place requests contact-free pickup of many of the print books and DVDs from the Waidner-Spahr Library. Reference books and books available online as part of the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service are NOT eligible for borrowing. See the HathiTrust guide for more information.
Requests can be placed through JumpStart. Please limit the number of requested items per day to 5.
Pickup times are during hours the library building is open. Items will be in a bag labeled with your name and placed on shelving inside the library’s main entrance off High Street. To request pick outside the Library’s doors email circ@Dickinson.edu. Please maintain social distancing requirement when picking up your items.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org