Library Hours and Policies

Reference and research assistance

E-mail and telephone

Contact us at [email protected] or call 1-610-807-3007 for personalized library assistance.

On-site Library use

IIRP faculty, staff and students: The Library is accessible during normal IIRP business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m., U.S. Eastern time). Librarian reference assistance is available Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., U.S. Eastern time.

Visitors: By appointment.

Circulation policy

The Library's collections are non-circulating; they are available exclusively for in-house use.

See the Library catalog for a listing of our holdings.

Copies of books and other research materials may be available from libraries in your local area. Visit to locate items near you. If you need additional assistance finding materials, please contact us.

Interlibrary loan

As a courtesy to IIRP faculty, staff and students, the Library offers interlibrary loan services for obtaining materials not held in our collections. Please contact us for details.