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COVID-19: News

Library Updates, FAQs and Resources for UD Students, Faculty and Staff for Spring 2020 COVID-19 Shutdown

Library Closed

Welcome University of Dallas students, staff, faculty, and visitors.  This is an information guide on the disease dubbed COVID-19 by the World Health Organization on February 11, 2020 (Source), an infectious disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, a novel coronavirus.  Due to rapidly emerging information, this subject guide will continue to be updated in the coming days and weeks with valuable resources.  

COVID-19 Update

The Cowan-Blakley Memorial Library is closed, however currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff can make a research appointment or material pickup appointment beginning on June 15th, 2020. Pickup or research can be scheduled Monday-Friday between 9am and 5pm by emailing

Please refer to our adjusted hours until Monday, July 13, 2020, when some library services will resume for University of Dallas students, faculty, staff, and affiliates.

For the latest updates from the University of Dallas visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information page. Please continue to visit this library guide for Library updates.

Please refer to the blue tabs above for information on COVID-19 and how to get help from the library virtually. The Cowan-Blakely Memorial Library is committed to our students' academic success and assisting all our faculty and staff members with their work whether or not we go to an online teaching system for some period of time. Please remember we are here to help you and do not hesitate to contact us.

TX, U.S. and World News and Resources for COVID-19