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The accounts let you access millions of articles and books, thousands of journals, and mountains of other materials at Morris Library. If it's not available at Morris Library, it can be borrowed from other libraries in Illinois and around the world.

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Group Study Rooms

Reserve a group study room

Morris Library is pleased to offer several group study rooms of varying sizes on the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors. The rooms are available for use to current Southern Illinois University Carbondale students, faculty and staff. The intent for these rooms is to provide private space for collaborative work and study for classroom or research related activities.

Use of our Group Study Rooms is governed by our Group Study Room Guidelines.

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OpenSIUC (University Research)

OpenSIUC offers free access to research and scholarly material produced at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


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Research Guides

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Special Collections

Morris Library's Special Collections Research Center contains manuscripts, political papers, university archives, rare books, and other primary sources and historical collections. Use the links below to learn more about Special Collections.

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​Morris Library News

An Independence of Idea and Thought: The Life of Mary Hegeler Carus

This online exhibit includes digitized photographs, scrapbooks and letters from the Open Court Publishing Company records and the Edward Hegeler–Paul Carus families papers held at SIUC that h

Edible Book Festival 2017!

Morris Library’s annual Edible Book Festival is right around the corner. So get your punniest puns and yummiest literary confections ready!

New Exhibit: The Material IMAGE: Microscopy in the Archive

A new exhibit, The Material IMAGE: Microscopy in the Archive, starts April 3 and runs through the month of April in Morris Library’s First Floor Rotunda.

Dreaming Diversity: A Participatory Art Installation, March 6 - 31

Dreaming Diversity is the second art installation of a Dream Scroll with Nap-Ins to take place in the Morris Library Rotunda and is initiated and facilitated by students and faculty on campus.