I want to use EBSCOhost from home! Can I access the Eastern University databases from off campus?

Yes, you can access our databases on and off campus simply by putting in your EU login and password information when the login page appears. It will look identical to this:

EU Login page


Can I find out which journals are available through the Library?

You can locate journal titles by using the A to Z Journal List link available on the library’s homepage in the maroon Eagle Search box. There is also a Subject Browse area.

What are the operating hours for Warner Library?

The operating hours for Warner Library can be found at the Hours link on the website.

Is there a list of the databases available through the Library's website?

Visit the Databases.

How do I find books, videos, and other items available at Warner Library?

On the Library homepage, click on Find Books & Media. The results screen will allow you to see items of all media types as listed on the left menu under "Format."  Most books in this tool are print and held at Warner Library.

E-Books can be searched under Databases, format – E-Book.

How long do books and other items circulate?

For current students, print books can be borrowed for 28 days and can be renewed one time. DVDs are circulated for 7 days, with no renewals. Reserve Materials have a 3 hour loan period and must stay in the library.

Do overdue items accrue fines?

Warner Memorial Library will fine patrons with overdue materials. Check the information under Circulation to see the policy.

How do I place a hold on an item in the catalog?

You can place a hold within the Warner Library catalog after logging into your library account and clicking the button 'Place Hold.'

Warner Library doesn't have the book/article that I need! Can I still get it?

Yes, you can use EZ Borrow for books and RAPID ILL to get articles. Both tools have a very quick turnaround time, most times within a few days. If you are having trouble with either tool, please contact the library: reference1777@eastern.edu or 610-341-1777, and we will assist you.

Can I schedule an appointment with a librarian?

Yes you can! Use the form located on the library's homepage to schedule a one-on-one "flight" with one of the librarians on staff.

Can I reserve a study room?

Yes you can! There are three ways to reserve a study room:

  • In person, at the Information Desk with a librarian;
  • Using the room reservation calendar, available via the "Reserve a Study Room" button on the library homepage;
  • Scanning the QR code posted outside each study room

For more information, visit our Study Room Reservation Research Guide.

Can I renew EZ Borrow/ILL books online by myself?

No, unfortunately not. You will need to contact the library staff to renew these books for you. Books may be renewed one time.