General Information

The Ruth Lilly Science Library is located on second floor of the Holcomb Building (Room 202) connecting the Pharmacy and Health Sciences Building and the science complex in Gallahue Hall.


It is available to the entire Butler University community, but houses collections and offers specialized services to support the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and the departments of biological sciences, chemistry, computer sciences, physics and astronomy, and mathematics.


A number of computer workstations are available to Butler University students, faculty, and staff that allow access to the libraries' electronic resources as well as Microsoft Office and the Internet. The library has wireless access available throughout the library. Loaner Laptops are available for check-out for 48 hours. A scanner is also available directly across from the Circulation Counter. Individual and group study areas including a 24 hour study room are available throughout the library.


The library is committed to providing quality service in instruction, reference assistance, and interlibrary loan.

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Last updated June 19, 2013.