Location & Contact

  • James C. Bolton Library
    8100 Hwy 71 South
    Alexandria, LA 71302
  • Phone: (318) 473-6438
  • Reference: (318) 473-6442
  • Fax: (318) 473-6556
  • Email:

Library Hours




Monday-Thursday   8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Friday                       8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday-Sunday    Closed



Monday-Friday       8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday-Sunday   Closed 



July 3                     8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

July 4                     Closed

July 5-6                  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Library Search


The Lying Game macbeth The Disappeared All the Beautiful Lies Beneath a Ruthless Sun The Outsider Then She was Gone Small Great Things The Death of Mrs Westaway The Fallen As She Fades Dead Girl Running

All library electronic resources can be accessed from off-campus with an OaKard/campus ID number and 4-digit birth year.


Library Services offers resources and services to promote student growth and development.  An integral part of the university experience, Library Services provides individual and collaborative study space and enables students to conduct research and develop individual interests.

Library Services includes the Archives and Special Collections which collects university records and preserves primary sources that document Central Louisiana history.  The Library also houses a permanent art collection that features the works of regional artists of exceptional talent. The works are displayed throughout the building.