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Barbara Roche, SL Library

The mission of the Barbara Roche, SL Library at Nerinx Hall is to provide the resources Loretto women need to know themselves and their world, to be enriched by diversity, and to answer the call to Christian action.

Welcome and Basic Information

Welcome to the Library! with image of open book

Welcome to the Barbara Roche, SL Library of Nerinx Hall.
We're here to help you with all of your information needs! 

Use the green menu buttons at the left to navigate the site.

Did you know that you can:

  • Receive research assistance from professional library staff?  Dr. Smith and Mrs. McCoy are available when the library is open to help you with your information needs.  Come see us (or email us)!
     
  • Access millions of articles?  You can access millions of articles from journals, magazines, newspapers, audio/visual collections, and reference collections online 24/7 from any computer (at school, work, or home) with internet access. These Library Databases require a username and password if you are off-campus.  You can access this google sheet list of the database username and passwords through your Nerinx Hall Google account.  
     
  • Read electronic books, listen to eAudiobooks, or flip through a current magazine online?  Books aren't just on shelves anymore!  The ebook collection is growing!  Find materials that you can read online--including on your phone from our EBSCOhost collection and from St. Louis County Library's CONNECTed program.

Library Hours

Fall 2020 Semester Hours Usual Hours

Reference/Circulation Desk Regular Hours:
Monday through Thursday, 7:30 am--3:30 pm

Extended Hours for Quiet Study:
Monday through Friday, 7:30 am--5:00 pm

Testing:
Monday through Friday, 3:30 pm--5:00 pm*

*Testing must begin by 4:00 pm.  No exceptions!