We're open in person and online for GVSU students, faculty, and staff. Here's what you need to know to have a safe and successful visit. We continue to provide support online for GVSU students, faculty, and staff through our online services.

Due to the Staying in Place order, the University Libraries is open for individual study only. No gatherings or group activities are allowed. Strict adherence to preventive measures is required, including the wearing of face coverings in the library at all times. 

Services for Faculty and Staff

You do not need VPN (Pulse Secure) for accessing library resources. You will be asked to log in with your GVSU username and password when using library databases. Please keep the VPN system open for those working from home that need to use it.

The University Libraries offers a suite of services, collections, and tools to support your teaching and publishing.

Teaching and Classroom Support

The nearly twenty liaison librarians function as the primary link between academic departments and the library. Liaison librarians promote information literacy across campus and collaborate with faculty to support student learning.

Teaching and Classroom Support


The University Libraries serve the entire Grand Valley community with five locations and daily deliveries between locations. 

Collections and Locations


The University Libraries provide a range of services and resources to support faculty throughout the research and publication process. Whether you are at the very beginning of a project or in the final stages of publication, we are here to help you achieve more of your goals in the creation and dissemination of scholarly and creative work.

Publishing Services