UMR student reading a book in the university library

Library and Information Commons

The Library's mission is to provide comprehensive resources and services in support of the research, teaching and learning needs of the University community.

The University of Minnesota Rochester Library and Information Commons provides access to a wide array of electronic and printed materials.

UMR students have access to all of the University of Minnesota Libraries’ online resources for their academic programs, including the catalog, periodical indexes and full text articles. Books and other printed materials may be obtained from the University of Minnesota Libraries through document delivery or inter-library loan. Students should contact the Information Commons staff to assist them with their requests.

Library Hours
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Contact Information
UMR Librarian: Grace Geier Olive


Library Photo Slideshow by Michaela Wells

UMR Library Resources

Practice exams available at no cost