Kemp Library is an active participant in ensuring that students are information literate.
The library supports the mission and vision of the university by providing information in both print and electronic formats. Services include but are not limited to research assistance, interlibrary loan, and information literacy sessions. The library building provides unique spaces for individual study, collaboration, innovation and learning. Kemp Library’s staff and faculty help fulfill the information needs of ESU’s campus community.
Kemp Library maintains a collection of approximately 392,048 print items, including books, periodicals, and government documents. The library provides 24/7 access to 110 online databases that contain more than 2.7 million full text documents.
The library also maintains a collection of around 1,000 films on DVD and a small collection of leisure reading titles. The library houses multiple computer labs with both PC and Mac desktop computers. The library circulates laptops, Mac laptops, iPads, calculators, and headphones for student use.