Library and Media Center

A center of academic activity, the Library and Media Center is the first choice for information for students at NMSU Carlsbad. The campus library supports learning and instruction with online and traditional learning resources. The library ensures equal access to learners across the spectrum of educational level, physical ability and location. General and discipline based instruction is available for classes, individual students and faculty by appointment.

Through active collaboration with faculty, the library offers academic and vocational resources relevant to student achievement and success. Information literacy training is embedded into the physical and on-line learning environments to ensure technological readiness vital to personal and professional achievement in today’s global economy.

The library is an open, vibrant and student centered environment that encourages discovery and academic advancement through active learning. A welcoming space for individual and collaborative interaction, the library is open six days a week, 10 hours each weekday and 4 hours on Saturday during the fall and spring semesters. Remote access to selected online resources is available to current students, faculty and staff.

The library also serves as a public gateway for the Carlsbad and Eddy county communities by providing access to both print and specific online resources delivered through the State Library of New Mexico.

Library Hours

Monday:  Thursday 7:45 am to 8:00 pm
Friday:  8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
The library follows the NMSU Carlsbad calendar and is closed whenever the campus is closed.