Ella Johnson Crandall Memorial Library


Library Hours

Regular hours


5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.



Christmas Break Hours (Dec. 19 - 23)

Monday - Thursday

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday


CLOSED December 24 - January 8
Students Studying

research help

To schedule an appointment with a librarian to get research assistance, please click on the RAP appointment button below.

faculty services

The library offers several services to assist faculty, including: library resource and information literacy instruction, library materials requests, course reserves, copyright guidance, and more.

See our faculty services.
Photo of Union College from 1891.

heritage and archives

Looking for information on the history of Union College, College View Church, the College View community, or the Mid-America Union?  

Check out our heritage and archives.

Fall Semester Library Hours

Monday–Thursday*: 8 a.m–11 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–1 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 5 p.m.–11 p.m.

*CLOSED for uGather Thursdays weekly from 10:30a.m.–11:30a.m.

Labor Day (September 5, 2022)

Sunday - CLOSED

Project Impact (September 8, 2022)

Thursday - 2:00pm-11:00pm

Also, see our holiday closures and modified hours.

COVID-19 Guidelines

Masks are no longer required when entering any building on the Union College campus. However, if you would like one, there are masks available at the Library Resource Center (the front desk).

Studio for Writing and Speaking Hours

Peer Consultants

Monday-Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm

Professional Consultant - Deborah McGinn

Tuesdays 10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.

Wednesdays 11:00a.m.-3:00p.m.

Peer Consultants 

Monday-Thursday: 6:00p.m.–9:00p.m.


Welcome to the Ella Johnson Crandall Memorial Library in the Don Love Building at Union College. The library leads the Union College campus in the utilization of information resources and preservation of institutional heritage and serves students, faculty, staff, and community members in their intellectual and spiritual growth. 

Whether you are a student, Union employee, or community member, our friendly library team is waiting to assist you in your academic and research pursuits!

Contact us

Location: Don Love Building, Upper Level
Phone: 402.486.2514

Union College Library
3800 South 48th Street
Lincoln, NE 68506