Note: Due to COVID-19 health safety concerns, Mortvedt Library is not open to visitors or alumni at this time. In order to enter the buidling you must have a current student, faculty, or staff PLU I.D. card to unlock the front door and must wear a face mask at all times. The information below is here as a placeholder for when we can resume non-pandemic services.
The Mortvedt Library welcomes visitors from the general public, alumni, and other university affiliates.
Borrowing privileges are available to Friends of the PLU Library for a $100 yearly membership fee.
- library computers
- online database and journal access (on campus only – why?)
- printing and copying
- wireless Internet access
- off campus access to electronic resources
- study rooms
- interlibrary loan
Borrowing and Fees
|Item Type||Borrowing Period||Number of Renewals|
|Books||28 days||One (28 days)|
|DVDs and videos||Not available||None|
|Juvenile/curriculum materials||28 days||One (28 days)|
Alumni can check out up to 15 items.
Community card holders (includes Friends of the Library) can check out up to 5 items.