Library Services

A Great Starting Place: the Information Center

Check out the slideshow of 4 items below:

  • Slide Title: Checkout Desk Slide Caption: At the Checkout Desk, you can check out more than just books! Study room keys, games, course reserves, and more are all available at the Checkout Desk.
  • Slide Title: Interlibrary Loan Slide Caption: Ask questions or pick up material from interlibrary loan. When we don't have the items you need we place an interlibrary loan from another library for free!
  • Slide Title: Tech Support Slide Caption: Tech support is here to assist with your computer, NetID, and printing problems. We also check out tons of equipment, including laptops, WiFi hotspots, chargers, and more!
  • Slide Title: Reference Desk Slide Caption: At the reference desk, our librarians are here to help with your research and library questions. We are also available through chat on the library website!

Other Services

My Library Accounts

Log in to your library account or your interlibrary loan account to view checked out items or request them.


We're committed to making our services and collections accessible.

Information Literacy Curriculum

Learn more about our instruction curriculum. 

Services for Faculty and Staff

Services that are particularly useful for our faculty and staff community.

Community Instruction

Do you seek instruction for your school/community group in research or academic libraries? We support learning and research for our wider campus community.


We hold workshops on a variety of topics: RefWorks, how to write a literature review and more.


Request a Purchase

You can submit an interlibrary loan request for immediate access needs. If there is something you think the Mansfield Library should own permanently, in support of the curricular and research needs of UM students, faculty, and staff, please submit a purchase request.

Teaching Request Form

If you teach an advanced writing course and are interested in co-teaching with a librarian, bringing your students to the library for a librarian-led session, or would like assistance developing a research assignment, fill out our teaching request form. An instruction librarian will contact you between 24-48 hours.

Lost and Found

The Mansfield Library and the Payne Family Library both have lost and founds. Learn more about how we care for lost and found items.