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Library Services 2022-23

This guide explains how you can access library services and resources, updated for the 2022-23 academic year. It includes information about hours & services available for students, faculty, and guests at the Elihu Burritt Library.

Library Building Hours

Visit the library / Ask a Librarian Online

  • M-Th: 8am-10:45pm
  • Fri: 8am-4:45pm
  • Sat: 9am-3:45pm
  • Sun: 2-9:45pm

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Ask a Librarian

Frequently Asked Questions

The library follows university health & safety protocols. Visitors are welcome to mask, but there are no mask requirements at this time. The library offers both quiet and non-quiet areas, on various floors and stack locations. Please see our library map/floorplan for details.

Are there any rules for library building visitors
Library stacks are open for browsing & study space. Library users can eat & drink anywhere in the library. Please be respectful of the quiet areas in the library (e.g., 4th floor). Masks are not required.
Will computers be available for use?
There are 2 public terminals (Chromebooks) on the 1st floor and one on Stack 6 for all library visitors. For CCSU students and faculty, there are computers on the 2nd and 4th floors.
What about Printing?
See our guide to printing at the library. CCSU switched to a print management system known as Papercut for the 2022-23 year, which requires a credit balance to be available on your Bluechip card.
To add value to your card, go to
Login to Papercut using your CCSU Microsoft/Bluenet credentials by selecting "Sign in with Microsoft" on the log in screen.
Need Help? Contact the IT Help Desk at 860-832-1720 -
IT Help Desk Hours: Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 8pm; Friday - 7:30am - 5pm.
What about WiFi?
The library offers students, faculty, and staff wireless network access. See the  IT department's Wireless Network page
Are there scanners I can use?
Yes, scanners are available on the 1st and 2nd floors.

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