Phone(562) 903-4834
LocationBuilding 37

What We Do

The Biola University Library is committed to outstanding SERVICE to our users, responsible STEWARDSHIP of our resources, and an enduring support of SCHOLARSHIP.

The mission of the Library is to provide access to knowledge and information to serve the research, teaching, and learning needs of the university community; facilitate the integration of on-campus and online curricula with relevant resources and robust library services; and support the university mission by fostering biblically centered scholarship.

Open Hours

Fall 2018: September 4 - December 21

Regular Hours (see exceptions below)

Monday–Thursday7:30 a.m.–1 a.m.
Friday7:30 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m.–8 p.m.
Sunday12 p.m.–1 a.m.

All Library Hours and Exceptions

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Department Contacts

Information DeskFor questions about library research, borrowing, and fines(562) 903-4838
Interlibrary LoanFor questions about interlibrary loans(562) 903-4833
Reception DeskFor questions about library entrance and library cards(562) 903-4712

Department Members

Dean of the Library
Kim Knight
Library Office Manager and Test Proctoring Manager
Interlibrary Loan and Serials Supervisor
Access Services Librarian
Tina Gunther
Cataloging Technician
Manager of Library Information Technology
Chuck Koontz
Library Technical Processing Supervisor
Assistant Dean of the Library, Information Literacy Librarian
Julie Mammano
Digital Library Assistant
Head of Public Services
Cameron Osborn
Evening/Weekend, Building & Safety Supervisor
April Ray
Circulation Supervisor
Music and Special Projects Librarian
Zeke Rivera
Technical Services Assistant
Reference Services Librarian
Kathy Spicer
Reserves Supervisor
Electronic Resources Librarian
Head of Technical Services
Associate Dean of the Library, Head of Systems and Library Technology
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