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Library Renovation Fast Facts: Library Renovation Fast Facts

Library renovation fast facts

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Photo taken at the University Library's "Renovation Kickoff Event" in May 2019.


  • Summer 2019 – The Library moves to the Library Annex
  • July 2019 - Renovation construction of existing Library Building begins
  • Summer 2021 - Construction will be complete and occupants moved into renovated Library

Features in the new Library 2021:

  • Library event room
  • Vending Machines/Canteen
  • More study spaces and study rooms
  • Quiet space, silent space, & collaboration space
  • Two large computer zones on two separate floors
  • Electronic compact book storage units
  • Two rooms for library instruction
  • New Special Collection and University Archives room
  • Office of Information Technology help desk 

Watch Library Renovation Videos

In the News:

  • April 8th, 2022 - Stan State Celebrates Vasché Library’s Grand Reopening: The Building’s $58 Million Renovation will Serve Students for Years to Come
  • May 1st, 2019 - Dean Rodriguez was interviewed by ABC 10 about preparing to close the library for two full years for renovations after the semester is over in May.
  • October 24, 2018 - Dean Rodriguez was interviewed by ABC 10 about the upcoming library renovation. See the video below!