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

FALL 2018



Monday-Thursday   7:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Friday                       7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday                   CLOSED

Sunday                     3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 



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

Saturday-Sunday     CLOSED



October 3-4               7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

November 21            7:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

November 22-25       CLOSED

Library Search


Extended Library Hours Chargers University Archives Bolton Library Services Summary ILL

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.