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University Library Center - Idaho Falls

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University Library Center

     Tingey Administration building
     Idaho State University - Idaho Falls
     1776 Science Center Drive Room 250
     Idaho Falls, ID 83402
     Phone: (208) 282-7906
     Fax: (208) 282-7910
     Tingey Administration Building floor plan


Staff Members


Catherine Gray
Coordinator of Library Services - Idaho Falls
Phone: (208) 282-7849 or (208) 282-7906
Email: graycath@isu.edu


Theresa Savage
Library Assistant II
Phone: (208) 282-7906
Email: savather@isu.edu

Hours of Operation

         See Exceptions on the Library Hours page.

     Fall and Spring Semesters

  Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  Friday - Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

     Interim Hours

  Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  Saturday - Sunday

     Summer Sessions

  Monday - Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  Saturday - Sunday


  • Reference collection supporting the programs taught at ISU-Idaho Falls, including print and e-book titles.
  • Current subscriptions to the Idaho Falls Post Register and the Wall Street Journal newspapers.
  • Current magazine subscriptions to Discover, Smithsonian, and Time.
  • Computer access to both the Idaho State University's Oboler Library materials in Pocatello and the University of Idaho collection in Moscow.
  • ISU Library materials are delivered to the University Library Center in Idaho Falls at no charge when classes are in session. Book delivery to a specified address is available for a fee; see Get an Oboler Library Book.
  • Other Services from the ISU Library in Pocatello


  • Our goal is to familiarize students and faculty with the materials and resources available.
  • Research and reference assistance is available; if you would like to schedule an appointment call (208) 282-7906.
  • Library instruction is offered for courses at Idaho State University - Idaho Falls; to request instruction, go to http://www.isu.edu/library/research/insreqform.shtml or call (208) 282-7906.
  • Tutorials, searching guides, etc. are available at http://www.isu.edu/library/help/.

Reserve Materials


  • The University Library Center in Idaho Falls maintains a reserve collection of supplementary materials for classes taught in Idaho Falls, including the Albertson Teacher Education collection.
  • New reserve materials are typically ready for checkout within 2 hours of delivery; some reserve items are available online through the ISU Library Catalog.
  • Reserve materials may be photocopied as allowed by the instructor placing the materials on reserve.
  • Locate Electronic Reserve items by searching in the Library Catlog for the Course Reserves by instructor name or course number, and follow the link to the electronic or "e-reserve" item.


  • Faculty can bring materials to the University Library Center in Idaho Falls and indicate specifics about checkout, copy restrictions, etc.
  • New reserve materials are typically ready for checkout within 2 hours of delivery.

Printing and Media

  • Copy machine copies are five (.05) cents each.
  • Laser printer for printing from all University Library Center computers is available for ten (.10) cents per sheet.
  • A television and DVD/VHS player are available for viewing DVDs and videotapes in the Reserve Collection.
  • Audiocassette players are available for use with audiocassette tapes in the Reserve Collection.

University Place in Idaho Falls

Other Local Libraries

Idaho Falls Public Library
457 W. Broadway
Idaho Falls, ID 83402-3637
Phone: (208) 612-8462
Web site: http://www.ifpl.org/
Madison District Library
73 North Center
Rexburg, ID 83440
Phone: (208) 356-3461
Web site: http://www.madisonlib.org/
Blackfoot Public Library
129 N. Broadway
Blackfoot, ID 83221
Phone: (208) 785-8628
Web site: http://blackfootlibrary.org/


921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209