Introduction

By providing comprehensive resources and services, Holman Library supports McKendree University’s mission to provide a high quality education, encourage openness to new ideas and dedication to lifelong learning.

Holman Library, via our website www.mckendree.edu/library, provides access to research and online instructional resources 24 hours a day from offices, homes, and residence halls.  I-Share, our online catalog, provides you access not only to the holdings of Holman Library but also 76 major academic libraries in Illinois.  Through I-Share, more than 35 million items are available to our campus community through online requests and delivered via courier services.  Reference librarians assist learners both face-to-face and virtually on the use of effective and efficient strategies to explore and use information to gain knowledge, deepen understanding, and solve complex problems.

The Holman Library faculty and staff are dedicated to providing you with the information-seeking skills you will need in today’s world and to support higher education’s goal of developing an informed citizenry.


Rebecca SchreinerRebecca Schreiner

Director of Holman Library
Library, Room 115
(618) 537-6514