Faculty and current students have access to many online resources from any computer or mobile device with internet access. The majority of the Library's online resources are accessible from off-campus and available 24 hours a day.
To determine if the library has access to a particular journal, please perform a Journal Search. Enter the journal title into the main search box to start the search or browse journals by category on the left-hand side.
Faculty, staff and students are automatically granted library borrowing privileges.
Your Dominican ID is your library card and can be used at Dominican University and other I-Share libraries.
Visit Campus Safety and Security on the lower level of Lewis Hall if you need to obtain a Dominican ID or if you have lost your ID and need to get a replacement. A replacement fee will apply—contact Campus Safety and Security with questions at (708) 524-5999
Library materials can be checked out at any of our service desks.
Students may check out books for 4 weeks. Faculty/staff may check out books for sixteen weeks.
Items may be renewed online or at the circulation desk with a maximum of three renewals.
Periodicals, government documents and special collections are non-circulating.
DVDs are available for check out and are located at the first floor Circulation Desk. DVDs circulate for one week for faculty and three days for students. DVDs may be renewed once.