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LITS COVID-19 Response and Continued Services: Home


LITS COVID-19 Response


Due to COVID-19, the B.L. Fisher Library building will be closed to the public until the Seminary administration deems it safe. However, the LITS department is committed to providing necessary services to our community.

Go to this site to keep up to date on the Seminary's official response to COVID-19:



Anyone who needs support or encounters an issue can email Due to the expected volume, it may take up to two business days to receive an initial response.

Online Resources Are Available

There are a plethora of resources available online! Go to Online Resources to find out what's available and to fuel your research. Additionally, many companies are extending special access during this time: See this spreadsheet for the details.

Getting Physical Resources

The books in the main collection of the B. L. Fisher Library on the Wilmore campus are able to be requested for local pickup through the Library Loan System. LITS staff will make special arrangements for pickup. Scanning may be appropriate for reference or periodical materials. Click here for details regarding pickup and scanning.


LITS staff will still be supporting staff, faculty, and students through Zoom and email. Appointments can be made for Research/Reference and the Writing Center.


Until further notice, eBooks will be available only for online viewing, and page downloads will be limited. This is to allow as many students as possible to access these resources. Go here to learn about all of our resources available online


From 12-1 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, LITS staff will be live on Zoom to answer questions you have about Canvas, Zoom, technology and writing. To join the office hours, go to





Our services are still available through online appointments and requests. Here are the ways you can connect to our services: