Preus Library

Preus Library is frequented by students for a space to study and research.

Preus Library looks out over Farwell Clearing and central campus.

The state-of-the-art Digital Media Center is available to assist with video creation and editing and other digital projects.

The state-of-the-art Digital Media Center is available to assist with video creation and editing and other digital projects.

Preus Library
Preus Library Exterior
Digital Media Center
Digital Media Center Studio

Preus Library is a primary hub for students with its ever-growing collection of books, journals, research materials, and various other resources available in-person and online. Library facilities include the Technology Help Desk, the Rare Book Room, Luther College Archives, and Fine Arts Collection.

The newest addition to Preus Library is the state-of-the-art Digital Media Center that is available to assist with video creation and editing and other digital projects. Preus Library is located in-between the Franklin W. Olin Building and Brandt Hall and is nearby the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music.

Features

  • Individual study carrels and tables
  • Small group and individual study rooms
  • Largest computer lab on campus
  • Wireless internet throughout building
  • Various items and equipment available for checkout such as laptops, cameras, and bikes

Offices

Quick Facts

  • Open over 100 hours per week
  • 340,000 volumes and 590 print journals
  • Access to 180,000 eBooks and 29,000 electronic journals
  • Japanese rock garden on lower level symbolizes movement across waves of the Midwestern prairie