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Using the Library Off-campus: Home

A guide to library resources and services available when working off-campus


Access many different types of sources (journals, newspapers, books, video, etc.) electronically in the databases below.

Returning Library Books

If you need to return a library book:

  • All books are now due August 24, 2020
  • If you need the due date extended beyond that point, please let us know
  • If you are going to be on campus at any point, materials can be returned in the bookdrop slot built into the building, located to the left of the doors on the David Student Union side of the building.
  • Books can also be mailed to:
Circulation Department
Trible Library
Christopher Newport University
1 Avenue of the Arts
Newport News, VA 23606

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is here to help you. We cannot obtain physical books while students are off-campus. We can still obtain e-journal articles and e-book chapters as needed. These will be delivered electronically to your ILL@CNU account. Please keep this in mind while doing research. If you have any questions, contact us at


While checking out a print book may not be an option, our library has access to thousands of e-books.

Or search the library catalog here:



‚ÄčThe library continues to provide instruction regarding a wide range of resources.

Contact Us


Or Call :

Reference: 757-594-7132

Circulation: 757-594-7133

Media: 757-594-8894

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