Ryan Library exists primarily to serve the research and information needs of the PLNU Community including current students, faculty and staff.
PLNU patrons can use their PLNU ID card to access library services including:
It is the policy of Ryan Library to make its resources available to the public. Members of the community surrounding PLNU are welcome to use the library for research or study, and community library cards may be purchased at the Reference desk.
Please take note of the following policies regarding community use of library computers:
A digital scanner with email capability is available in the library reference area.
WorldCat is the tool you need to research books (and more). With one search, you will find:
A few things you should know:
Circulation (Front) Desk: (619) 849-2312
Reference Desk: (619) 849-2337
The Research Help Desk at Ryan Library welcomes electronic reference questions from members of the Point Loma Nazarene University community (faculty/staff/students).
We regret that Ryan Library does not have the resources to answer questions from other individuals, unless the question concerns Ryan Library policies and procedures, library material unique to Point Loma, or other Point Loma Library-related information
|Monday - Thursday||8:15 am to 10:00 pm|
|Friday||8:15 am to 4:30 pm|
|Saturday||11:15 am to 6:00 pm|
1:15 pm to 9:00 pm
Instant Messaging and Email Reference will be limited during holidays and school breaks.