The Library in the Chemistry building exists to support the research and teaching of the following IUB departments:  AstronomyChemistry, Informatics, MathMolecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Physics, and Statistics.  We provide information resources and services to the faculty, students and staff in these departments as well as the entire Indiana University community.  The library is open to the public and loan privileges are granted to residents of Indiana.  The Swain Hall Library merged collections with the Chemistry Library in the Spring 2016.

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Today's Hours

8:00am - 9:00pm All hours


  • Building Access Use electronic door located at southeast corner of Chemistry building that leads to the north part of the building. You will be on the first floor. The Chemistry Library is located on the ground floor. Go north down the hallway and turn left (west) when you come to the end. Go approximately 35 feet and use the elevator on your left (south). Take this to the ground floor and continue west down the hallway until it ends. Turn left (south) and you will be at the entrance to the Chemistry Library. The door is operated by a handle that must be turned to enter. Staff will retrieve any inaccessible materials. Building Access
  • Copy Machine(s)One copier with Campus Access Card reader. Copy Machine(s)
  • Computer Workstations13 STC workstations, 4 InfoStations Computer Workstations
  • ScanningThree scanners available. Scanning
  • Reserve ServicesReserves are checked out at the circulation desk. Reserve items are due in two hours. Reserve Services
  • PrintingBlack and white printing. Printing

Contact Info

Chemistry C003
800 E Kirkwood Ave
Bloomington, IN 47405
Jennifer Laherty
Jennifer Laherty - Head
(812) 855-5609

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