IUP Libraries Departments


The Administration Office of the IUP Libraries connects you with library-specific information, reports, newsletters, and more.

Circulation Services

The Circulation department handles the lending and returns of physical items including books and media, as well as lending of technology and A/V equipment.

Collection Development and Technical Services

The Collection Development and Technical Services department coordinates selection, acquisition, and cataloging of library materials.

Government Information

The IUP Libraries is a depository library for information from the Federal and State governments.

Interlibrary Loan

The IUP Libraries offers interlibrary loan services to university students, faculty, and staff to obtain materials that are not available in our collections.

Library Instruction

Our Library Instruction team provides information literacy training to students and faculty.

Orendorff Music Library

The Orendorff Music Library, located in Cogswell Hall, holds an excellent collection supporting music and the fine arts.

Reference and Research Services

IUP's Information Desk staff and faculty librarians are able to assist with reference and research questions. Ask us anything!


Professors can place key books and other items on reserve in the library so they're available to all of their students.

Special Collections and University Archives

The Special Collections and University Archives at Indiana University of Pennsylvania was created in 1981 with the completion of the Stapleton Library complex.

Library Technology Services

The Libraries offer a wealth of high-tech spaces, public computers, computer labs, and digital services.