Kemp Library follows all procedures set forth in the Student Handbook. Below are procedures important to daily operations at the library.

Student Conduct

  • See pages 33-38 of Student Handbook
  • If a student(s) is in violation of the Student Conduct Policy while in the library building, a library staff person may request to view their ESU eCard and fill out an incident report. The student may be reported to the Student Conduct and Community Standards Office.
  • Disruptive conduct that obstructs fellow students freedom to learn may be asked to vacate the building for the remainder of the day.


  • TOBACCO USE POLICY The Pennsylvania Clean Indoor Air Act, Act 27 of 2008 prohibits “smoking” in all buildings including residence halls, classrooms and laboratories, indoor areas, and in open or partially open space such
    as sports or recreational facilities, theaters or performance establishments.
  • For the purposes of this policy, tobacco includes nicotine producing products such as cigars, cigarettes, and pipes. Electronic cigarettes (smokeless) and chewing tobacco are also included.
  • Smoking is not permitted within a 25 foot perimeter of a building, building entrance, air intakes and operable windows. Smokers causing smoke to emanate from within the designated smoking areas repeatedly migrating outside the area and impact non-smokers will be asked to relocate to a different approved designated smoking area by the resident director, resident advisor, building manager or staff member, environmental health & safety manager, or campus police officer.
  • Seven designated smoking shelters have been strategically located throughout the campus. All university students, employees (faculty and staff) and visitors are urged to comply.


  • ESU Emergency Information
  • Inclement Weather Information
    • Information about Kemp Library building hours during Inclement Weather will be posted on ESU's main website and/or in Warrior Notes
  • Kemp Library follows all health and wellness policies set forth by the university.

Other Library Procedures

Space Usage

These areas are managed and scheduled by the Administrative Assistant to the Dean, Lorraine Arocho.

  • Ground Floor Computer Lab (G04)
    • Dean’s Conference Room (118)
    • Faculty Emeriti Room (208)

Contact Us

Call Kemp Library phone directory for more information about resources and services (570) 422-3465.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Kemp Library
(570) 422-3465
(570) 422-3151 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader