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Fall 2021

  • In keeping with current USJ COVID policy, masks are optional for fully vaccinated individuals and required for anyone who is unvaccinated or partially vaccinated for COVID. 
  • Please make sure there is money in your printing account. Look for Cashnet in myUSJ under Billing/Office of the Bursar. The money will be added the next business day.

Finals Week 2021 Hours:

  • Monday 12/13 (Last day of classes), 8:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Tuesday 12/14 (Reading day), 8:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Wednesday 12/15, 7:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Thursday 12/16, 7:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Friday 12/17, 7:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Saturday 12/18, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Fall Library Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday:  8:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Sunday: 2-10 p.m.

Holiday Closures

  • Labor Day, Sept. 6: Closed
  • Thanksgiving Break, Nov. 25-26: Closed
  • Christmas Break, Dec. 24-25, 27, 31: Closed

Hours may change depending upon University holidays and/or impact of the Covid-19 virus.

Please view the LibGuide that was created to assist you.

Curbside Pickup

Is there a book from the library collection you would like to pick up without coming into the building? 

The Pope Pius XII Library is offering a reduced-contact pickup service for all current USJ Students, Staff, and Faculty.

Visit this page for more details.

Contact Us

The University library staff is here to assist you with all of your research needs.

For general library or circulation assistance please contact the circulation desk at 860.231.5209 or email at [email protected].

For research help or reference assistance please contact the reference desk at 860.231.5435 or email at [email protected].

Christina Flood ’07 ’09, M.L.S
Digital Literacy Librarian
Phone: 860.231.5888
Email: [email protected]

Kathleen Kelley
Interlibrary Loan Coordinator
Phone: 860.231.5750
Email: [email protected]

Roseanne Krzanowski
Head Librarian
Phone: 860.231.5647
Email: [email protected]

Elizabeth Lesso
Access Services Coordinator
Phone: 860.231.5586
Email: [email protected]

Lynne Piacentini, M.Ed., M.L.S., M.B.A.
Reference & Instruction Services Librarian
Phone: 860.231.5751
Email: [email protected]

Tanya Robillard
Library Assistant II
Phone: 860.231.5209
Email: [email protected]

Ann Williams, M.A., M.Ed.
Systems Librarian/Cataloger
Phone: 860.231.5207
Email: [email protected]

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