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The Research Hub

For current AES and FYS Courses and a great starting point for anyone's research.

magnifying glassHow do I find items housed in the library? The library uses the Dewey Decimal System to assign a unique call number to every book, DVD, and other media in the building.

The library's collection spans all three floors of the building and is arranged numerically by call number.

For assistance finding items, ask at the InfoDesk on the first floor of Smith Library Center (SLC).


  • 000 - 199 First Floor (behind Periodicals)
  • 200 - 779.999 Second Floor
  • 780 - 999 Third Floor

What about finding digital materials like eBooks, films, or articles?

Accessing electronic materials is easy --- search our online catalog, WorldCat@SU, or any of the databases with full text and you'll be able to click and view the content. 

Where are the Course Reserves?

You can see what items are on Course Reserve (located at the InfoDesk) in WorldCat@SU.

Library Info Desk

A one-stop service point in the library where you can find answers about wifi, SUeID, and passwords, as well as check-out books, get a Pirate Card, schedule a Research Appointment, and more.