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A guide to using Thorne Library's resources.

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(740) 397-9000 ex.4240

Summer Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

CLOSED on the following dates:
May 27, July 4, and July 5



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Welcome to Thorne Library

Mount Vernon Nazarene University's Thorne Library is the place to come for all things research!  You can come in to enjoy the open study spaces, the individual study rooms, and the comfiest couches on campus.  The library building also houses other services, including Career Development, the Center for Student Success, the Center for Innovative Education, the Test Center, and the Motherboard Helpdesk.

Main Floor:

  • Library circulation desk
  • Center for Student Success
  • Writing Lab
  • Career Development
  • Center for Innovative Education
  • Extended hours room
  • Open/group study areas

Upper Floor:

  • General, Reference, Media, and Periodical Collections
  • Test Center
  • Group and individual study rooms
  • Individual study spaces

Lower Floor:

  • Educational Resource Center Lab
  • Children's Collection
  • The HUB
  • University Archives
  • Classrooms
  • Computer labs

Director of the Library

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Tim Radcliffe
Thorne Library
740-397-9000 ext. 4245


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