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International Students: Welcome!

A guide to information resources and community resources for International Students at Xavier University.

Introduction to the Xavier University Library


This is a guide for International Students and for students in the  English as a Second Language (ESL) program at Xavier University 

The library offers many resources and services that can help you, including newspapers, magazines, books, dictionaries and databases.  We also offer online books and articles that you can read on your computer.

The campus has many resources to help you as an International Student here at Xavier University.

Please click on the tabs above to learn more about the many campus resources available to you.

If you have any questions, please visit the connection desk or contact the any of our Librarians

We are here to help you!

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How to find the Library and the Conaton Learning Commons.

From the Gallagher Student Center, walk past Bellarmine Chapel, continue across the Academic Mall past Alter Hall, and enter the 1st Floor of the McDonald Library.  Take the stairs or elevator up to the 3rd floor, walk across the library to enter the Conaton Learning Commons (CLC).  There is also an entrance to the Conaton Learning Commons near Francis Xavier Way and the Hoff Quad.

Library Hours

Library Hours

Hours are for both the McDonald Library and the Conaton Learning Commons.

Library hours change based on the academic calendar and  due to breaks, so please click the Library Hours link to get up to date information on when the library is open.

For questions, please call the Connection Center at 513-745-3881.

Contact Information



Christine Mueller

Xavier University Library
105 McDonald Library
(513) 745-4813