Library Facilities

Computer Use

There are 18 computers on the main floor for use by library patrons. The Library Technology Classroom on the first floor is primarily for instructional use but is available as a student lab when it is not scheduled for classes. You may check the schedule on the main floor of the library. Wireless access is also available on all three floors. Use of the computers and wireless access requires your Royal username and password. Community patrons may obtain a guest pass by inquiring at the main desk.

Quiet Study Area

Please respect others’ rights by being quiet in the library. The third floor west end (looking toward Lehman Auditorium) has been designated as a quiet study area. No talking is permitted there.

Study Rooms

The Presidents’ Room and any classrooms may be scheduled for group use by calling Physical Plant.

Building Layout

Hartzler Library has three floors:

  • First Floor – Information Systems User Services (Helpdesk), Archives, Virginia Conference Archives, Library Technology Classroom, 370s (education), 400s (languages), 500s, 600s, 700s (sciences, technology, and the arts), Js (Juvenile collection), CUs, CKs (Curriculum collection), CDs, and VKs (VHS video collection)
  • Main (Second) Floor – Library entrance. 800s (Literature), DVDs, Rs (Reference collection), and the periodical and newspaper collections
  • Third Floor – Menno Simons Historical Library, Art Gallery, 000s (generalities), 100s (philosophy and psychology), 200s (religion), 300s except 370s (social sciences), and 900s (geography and history)