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Library Services

A student uses a library computer.


The library provides orientations for students and others by request, including instruction on the use of specialized databases.

research assistance

Librarians can provide assistance for finding information and conducting research. Ask for for a staff member.

Interlibrary Loans (ILL)

The library will submit ILL requests from students, faculty and staff for materials not available in the print collection or electronically. Contact the library for information about fees.

course reserves

Copies of required textbooks and most recommended ones are on reserve with limited checkout periods.

Reserving a Book

Bastyr students, staff and faculty may place holds on books and other items which are checked out via a personal catalog (Koha) account or by contacting the library.


  • Kenmore campus: computers are available in the library with additional ones located in room 15 (students only). Computer use by community members is restricted during peak student-use hours.
  • San Diego campus: a computer lab is located near the library.


Donations of books and other appropriate materials are welcome. Please talk to a staff member before bringing in your items.