Reeves Library contains a collection of more than 256,000 volumes and subscribes to more than 1,200 periodical titles. It provides study space for more than 400 students, including study tables, individual carrels, group study areas, lounge seating, video- and DVD-viewing rooms, and research PCs.
On the Web
The library’s website includes access to all its online services and to Moravian’s online catalog, as well as links to the online catalogs of all other LVAIC institutions. Students may access databases from off campus by entering the bar code from their library card, or they may call the reference desk for assistance. The webpage may be accessed from the College’s home page at www.moravian.edu/library.
Books and other materials may be checked out for three weeks. Honors students may keep books for the academic year. Independent study students may keep them for the semester. Books may be renewed by telephone. Overdue books accrue fines of five cents a day.
Materials on reserve are located through the online catalog.
Three photocopiers are available for copying library materials. Help is available at the Circulation Desk. Photocopying costs ten cents a page.
Reference librarians are available for assistance in the use of library resources, 8:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Fridays; and 6:00-10:00 p.m. Sundays. Library instruction is available for classes and groups.
With their Moravian ID, students have access to the library collections of LVAIC member colleges and universities: Cedar Crest, Lafayette, and Muhlenberg Colleges, and DeSales and Lehigh Universities. The combined holdings of LVAIC libraries amount to about 2 million volumes and 20,000 serial titles.
Access to library resources throughout the United States is also available. Interlibrary loan requests may be submitted electronically or in person. Before submitting the request, students should discuss their needs with a reference librarian. Students are responsible for the cost of photocopies of periodical articles obtained through interlibrary loan.
Microfilm and microfiche reader/printers and assistance in using them are available. Three reader/printers are available for microform copying.
CD players and cassette players with headsets are available at the circulation desk for use with language course assignments. Five players are available for viewing videocassette or DVD recordings.