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The Library will be open starting May 4 during the following hours:
Monday-Friday 7:30am - 8:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm


In order to stay under the 25% capacity restriction, the library will allow no more than 20 patrons per floor.


Regular check outs and research help will be made available on site. Pick Up and Mail Out Services will continue. Pick Up and Mail Out Services requests can be made by emailing

Book Return

The library is not charging fines at this time. Please return items at the library, in our outside book drop, or by mail. For further questions related to your library account, email

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Welcome to the Library Website!

Your Place for Academic Success

Don’t know where to start? Call us, come by, or ask online and our highly qualified librarians and staff will take you from a state of confusion to clarity in a matter of minutes. We care about your learning and are here to provide the answers, the articles, and the resources you need to achieve what each class demands of you.

Mission Statement

The mission of Vance Memorial Library at Dallas Baptist University is to provide faith-integrated, quality service and access to the information resources and services necessary to support the various colleges in the achievement of their educational goals. The Library seeks to equip students, faculty and staff with research skills to enable them to communicate and function effectively in a technology-oriented, information-rich society.