COVID-19 Information and Services
Library books, DVDs, course reserves, and interlibrary loans are available now for check out or return.

Although we are not open physically for other services, you can find them virtually here.

Library Virtual Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8 am to 9 pm  |  Friday: 8 am to 6 pm  |  Saturday & Sunday: Noon to 6 pm

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Faculty Delivery

Materials available for request are:

  • Circulating books
  • Circulating audiovisual materials
  • Reserve materials on reserve for your class

Materials not available for delivery are: currently checked out items (try a hold/recall), ILL and MeLCat materials, materials on Reserve for another faculty member, reference items, periodicals, micofilm/micofiche, and items that are marked in library use only.

  • Guidelines
    • Faculty and staff may request UM-Dearborn owned library materials online. We do not take phone requests.
    • You may choose to have the items held at the User Services Desk, or checked out to your library account and delivered via campus mail.
    • Requests will be processed within 24 hours of receipt.
    • Please allow 1-2 days for delivery via campus mail.
    • Regular loan rules apply.
    • This is not a rush service.
    • Requests are limited to three per day, six per week.
    • This service is free.
    • We may periodically survey users to assess the service.
  • How to request materials
    • Search the library catalog to determine availability of the item.
    • Use the request form.
    • Up to three items may be requested per form.
    • Requests are limited to three per day, six per week.
    • The library does not accept telephone requests.
  • Delivery
    • Requested materials will be shipped to you via campus mail.
    • Items will be shipped within 24 hours of receipt of request.
    • Please allow 1-2 days for delivery via campus mail.
  • Returning Materials
    • Materials may be returned inside the library.
    • In the curbside drop box outside the library.
    • For your protection, we do not not recommend returning materials via campus mail.

Proxy Cards

Faculty members and those with special needs may designate a Proxy Card holder to check out and return materials.

Faculty members are allowed two proxy cards per academic year.

Questions? 313-593-5559 or

Did you know?

  • 3D Printer in the Library
  • The Mardigian Library has one LulzBot 3D printer and we offer a 3D printing service for current students, faculty, and staff of the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

  • Please visit our 3D Printing Service page for information on 3D printing, resources for students and faculty, and how to submit your 3D Print Requests.