Help & FAQ

How do I access individual Library databases?

For help accessing the Library databases, please see our Tutorials page. 

When is the Library open?

During the spring and fall semesters, the library is open Monday-Thursday 7:45 a.m. - midnight, Friday 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., and Sunday 7:30 p.m. - midnight. (Sunday hours only apply during Fall and Spring semesters).  During the summer, the library is open Monday-Thursday 8am - 9pm, Friday 8am-5pm, and Saturday 11am-5pm.

Where is the Library located?

The SNU Library is located on the first two floors of the R.T. Williams Learning Resource Center (LRC). To find the LRC, visit our campus map page.

How do I contact the Library?

The library's physical address is:
SNU Library
4115 N. College
Bethany, OK 73008

Phone: 405.491.6351
Fax: 405.491.6355

To contact a specific library staff member, see our staff page.

Where can I return books when the Library is closed?

A book drop is located near the east and west entrances of the library for returning books when the library is closed.

What's the policy on over-due materials?

Please see our fines page for our fines policies. Use the tabs at the top of the page to see specific fine information.

How can I get a job at the library?

To learn about student worker opportunities, contact Angela Rhodes ( in the Career Services & Student Employment Office at Or visit their web page, here.

Full-time openings will be posted as they become available by the SNU Human Resources department at this page.

Need help from home during library hours?

Contact the SNU Library:
Chat: use the Ask-a-Librarian chat box on the home page.
Call: (405) 491-6351

How do I get a library card at the Metropolitan Library System?

Take your SNU student ID card and identification showing your permanent residence (driver's license) to the Bethany Branch of the Metropolitan Library System and apply for a library card that can be used anywhere in the Metropolitan Library System (Oklahoma City and Oklahoma County).  For more information and directions, go to the Bethany Library website.