To minimize the impact of COVID-19, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library is closed to user visits, with limited exceptions. The Missoula College Payne Family Library is completely closed.

We understand the Library is essential for the continuity of teaching, scholarship and learning at UM. Access to electronic resources, and to research and instruction support, remains available. Please visit our Library Resources for Remote Research and Instruction website for information about library services and resources that are available online.

Course Reserve Material

Physical Course Reserve materials are not available while the library is closed. Whenever possible we will provide electronic copies of physical Course Reserve materials, and will purchase electronic versions if available. Please contact library.circ@mso.umt.edu or call us at 243-4071 if you need access to a Course Reserve item.

Appointment Only Access

University of Montana users with valid Griz Cards can make an appointment using an online calendar system linked from the library homepage for computers, studios and the Accessible Technology Room. Appointments will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and must be made 24 hours in advance.



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The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library acknowledges that we are in the aboriginal territories of the Salish and Kalispel people. We honor the path they have always shown us in caring for this place for the generations to come.