Answered By: Information Commons
Last Updated: Aug 10, 2018     Views: 304

Visitors, community members, alumni, and the general public are welcome to enter Irwin Library during normal operating hours prior to 10 pm. Visitors are welcome to:

  • Browse the book collection and read within the library
  • Use library public spaces for personal study (Excluded are study rooms and the two reference area collaborative work spaces, which are for current Butler students, faculty and staff). 
  • Log into our guest wireless or ask a staff member to be logged into a lab computer on the first floor
  • Make free scans of materials

Additional services are available at a fee:

  • If they are eligible, there is a fee and an application for a special borrowers card to grant circulation privileges.

  • Copies can be made for 20 cents per page

https://www.butler.edu/library/about/visitor-info

The doors to Irwin Library lock at 10 PM. To gain access to the building after this time, an active Butler ID is required.