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

Summer 2018: May 7–Sept 3

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: Noon–5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

All Library Hours and Exceptions

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Department Contacts

Reference DeskFor general information and assistance with library research(562) 903-4838
Circulation DeskFor questions about library access, library accounts, fines and fees, and Lost and Found(562) 903-4835
Course ReservesFor questions about course reserves(562) 944-0351 ext. 5602
Interlibrary LoanFor questions about interlibrary loans(562) 903-4833

Department Members

Dean of the Library
Kim Knight
Office Manager
Heather Copeland
Interlibrary Loan and Serials Supervisor
Head of Access Services; Reference and Instruction Librarian
Tina Gunther
Cataloging Technician
Library IT Manager
Chuck Koontz
Supervisor, Technical Processing
Assistant Dean, Library
Julie Mammano
Digital Library Assistant
Head of Public Services
Cameron Osborn
Library Building & Safety Sup
April Ray
Circulation Supervisor
Music and Special Projects Librarian
Zeke Rivera
Technical Services Assistant
Reference Services Librarian
Kathy Spicer
Library Reserves Supervisor
Electronic Resources Librarian
Head of Technical Services
Associate Dean, Library
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