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COVID-19 Library services update

Service alert: The Librarian will be unavailable from Friday, June 18 through Sunday, June 28, 2021. Research assistance and article delivery services will be unavailable during this time. Graduate students with urgent needs for coursework materials should contact their instructor.

About the Library

The IIRP Graduate School maintains an academic social science research library whose scope comprises all aspects of restorative practices, including related areas of education, psychology, criminology, social services, conflict resolution, statistics, management and human resources.

The Library’s collection includes:

  • Books
  • Journals
  • Conference proceedings
  • Government, institutional and corporate reports & grey literature
  • Audiovisual materials

The Library supports the Graduate School’s blended curriculum by maintaining both a physical research collection and gateway access to digital scholarly content. We provide knowledge support for IIRP program initiatives, faculty and guest scholar research, and student coursework.

The Library serves the IIRP Graduate School’s faculty, students and staff; we are happy to accommodate external researchers as resources permit.

Borrowing policy:  Borrowing Library materials is restricted to Bethlehem-based IIRP faculty and staff. Others may use books and other library items on-site at our Bethlehem campus office. Digital materials can be downloaded through the online library catalog.

Holiday schedule - Summer, 2021

The Library will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

  • Monday, July 4 (Independence Day)
  • Monday, September 6 (Labor Day)

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COVID-19 Library services alert  (Updated June 16, 2021)
  • Reference and consultation services:  The Librarian and other IIRP faculty and staff are available via email, telephone, and Zoom for remote reference, consultation and assistance. Librarian services are available Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern time.
  • Research databases, online journals, public catalog, & digital resources:  Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Interlibrary loan requests:  Items that can be obtained from digital collections will continue to be processed as usual. Fulfillment of requests for journal articles or book chapters that are not available electronically may be delayed due to limited access to source materials.
  • Physical library collection (printed books, reports, and other materials at our Bethlehem campus):  Access by appointment only; please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make arrangements for your visit.
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  • COVID-19 / coronavirus information resources (including vaccines)

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Library Hours

Our library is located at the IIRP Graduate School’s Bethlehem campus:
531 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18108

Office hours
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Reference services available
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Thursday

Contact the Librarian for questions or to schedule an appointment.

Zeau D. Modig
Phone: 610-807-3007