Study at the Library!

Need a quiet place to study for finals? The BSC Library is open for on-site use: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday-Friday

  • Limited to current BSC students, faculty, & staff and NDUS students.
    • MUST show BSC or NDUS ID.
  • Masks are mandatory on campus: In order to ensure the safety and health of all, it is required that masks are worn on campus at all times, until further notice. 
  • Users are required to answer screening questions and have their temperature taken for entrance to campus facilities.   
  • Masks & disinfectant wipes available at the front desk.


Checked out materials may be returned via the outside book drops.

Click here for BSC Coronavirus updates. Stay well!


Finals Week @ BSC Library

Looking for a quiet place to study for finals?

Head to the Library’s Reading Room

Also available:

Two study rooms

Library lab: Open, Monday-Thursday, 5-8:45 p.m.




Looking for a place where you can study together or work on projects ?

  • Check out the Library Commons where a little conversation is fine

Click here for our Spring Semester hours.

Summer hours begin Saturday, May 11

  • 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday-Friday
  • No weekend or evening hours

Finals Week

Next week is Finals Week!  Don’t panic. Head to the BSC Library instead.

Whether you need help with final projects and papers, or a quiet place to study or do group work, the BSC Library is the place to be — online or in-person.

  • Ask our librarians to help you find the information resources you need
  • Use our study rooms and library commons for group work
  • Head to the quiet reading room for solo study
  • Finals Week hours

See you at the Library!


Hang Out at the BSC Library

The BSC Library is a good place to be during finals week.  


  • Need a quiet place to study?
    • The quiet reading room is a no talking/no group study/no cell phone zone.
  • Need a place to spread your stuff out or work on group projects?
    • The Library commons is designed for that. We don’t mind a little noise.
    • Two study rooms are also available.
  • Need computer resources? Faxing? Photocopies?
    • We have public access PCs, a printer, a scanner, a photocopier, and faxing services.
    • Our lab is the campus open lab in the evenings — 5 to 8:45 p.m., Monday-Thursday.

Librarians are here to help. ASK US! Good luck with your finals.

Finals Week Hours — May 8-12, 2017

The Library is a great place to study during Finals Week. We will be open these hours:

  • Monday, May 8 – Thursday, May 11 – 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Friday, May 12 – 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    • Closing at 1:30 p.m. so Library staff can attend commencement

Good luck with your finals!

Commencement starts at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 12, at the Bismarck Event Center.

Finals Week Is Almost Here

It’s the last week of classes and Finals Week comes next.

  • Need a place to study or get some help with a final paper or project?
  • Need a place to work on a group project?

The BSC Library can help!  Stop by during regular library hours to talk to a librarian or get help via Ask a Librarian.  We also have study rooms and individual study carrels.

Need a place to study?

Need a place to study for finals?  Make the Library your destination for a date with the books.

Finals Week Hours

  • Sunday, December 12 — 3 – 7 p.m.
  • Monday, December 13 — 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 14 — 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 15 — 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 16 — 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Friday, December 17 — 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.