Welcome to fall 2023

Published Aug. 07, 2023
Updated Sep. 12, 2023

The fall semester is here! The ASU Library is excited to welcome you into our spaces and all library locations are open for the fall 2023 semester. Whether you are a first-year student or you are preparing to graduate, the ASU Library is here to help you succeed. 

Find your classes and grab a map

Two students at the library looking at a laptop

Hayden Library, Noble Library and the Downtown Phoenix campus Library host university classes. Stop by any information desk to get help finding your classroom. Find building information and floor plans for each library.

Printing, copying and scanning at the library

Through the Print Anywhere service, library users have the ability to print, scan, or copy to any one of nearly 70 devices on all four campuses including all ASU Library locations.

Reserve a study room

From comfy chairs to reservable study rooms, there is plenty of space for you to focus. Some of these study rooms are able to be reserved, while others are merely open to use on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Technology available to borrow

Forget to bring your charger? Stop by the information desk for chargers, headphones, calculators or other items. Computers are also available for you to use that include preinstalled applications like LockDown Browser. 

Stay hydrated

Find refillable water stations throughout all library locations. Food and drink are also permitted in all library buildings, except where otherwise indicated such as reading rooms and audio-visual studios. 

Get help with Ask a Librarian

If you need library help and don’t know where to start, Ask a Librarian can connect you with library professionals who are standing by.

Visit Noble Library for overnight studying

Starting the week of Aug. 21, Noble Library on the Tempe campus will be open twenty-four hours a day, five days a week as the overnight study space.

Students, faculty and staff will need to use their Sun Card between the hours of 9 p.m. and 7 a.m. Sundays through Thursdays to access Noble Library. Check library hours for the most up-to-date information.

Activate your free digital subscriptions

ASU students, faculty and staff receive free digital subscriptions to the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. Activate your subscriptions today to get access to the latest news, recipes and stories from around the world.

Events and activities to explore

Hayden Library on the Tempe campus will host Passport to ASU on Wednesday, Aug. 16 from 4 to 7 p.m. Discover resources in the ASU community, find your classes and meet new friends! Check out Sun Devil Sync for library and student organization events. Play games, make buttons or learn new skills at the libraries and on campus.

Spaces for creativity, inquiry and exploration

The ASU Library is home to research and collaboration spaces where you can discover 3D printing, maps from around the world and archival collections. All library research and archive units are open, but check to see if you need to make a reservation.

Good luck, Sun Devils!