The Emory Libraries welcome non-Emory affiliated researchers and visitors during visitor hours.
Plan Your Visit
COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols
Visitors must adhere to all current and applicable Emory COVID-19 health and safety protocols at the time of their visit, including symptom checking and recommended hygiene practices.
For additional information please reference the Emory University Visitor Policy.
Visitors who refuse to or cannot comply with campus protocols will not be allowed to enter the libraries.
See our Hours for current and upcoming services and spaces hours.
During Your Visit
There are many visitor parking locations on both the Emory University campus and Oxford College. Please visit our Maps pages and the Emory Transportation and Parking Services Visitor Parking page to learn more.
We seek to provide equal access to library services and collections for all library users. Our accessibility page offers information on assistive technologies, accessible restrooms and study spaces, service animals, and accommodations.
Borrowing Privileges for Visitors
Visitors from ARCHE schools may be eligible for library privileges at the Emory Libraries. See the ARCHE Interlibrary Use Policies and Procedures for more details. Members of the public may purchase privileges.
See our Borrowing Privileges page for more information.
Emory Libraries Technologies
EmoryGuest Wi-Fi Network
EmoryGuest wireless access is provided for visitors of Emory University who have not been granted a Network ID and password. On your device select the EmoryGuest wireless network from the list of the available networks.
EmoryGuest users are automatically logged off after 4 hours. Also, EmoryGuest users do not have access to Emory University's electronic resources (databases, eJournals, etc.) that are restricted to Emory University faculty, staff, and students.
Access Electronic Resources
To access electronic resources, such as databases, eJournals, e-books, etc., please call or visit your library and ask staff about visitor computer access or the availability of particular items. While many e-resources are available to visitors, some are restricted.
Printing, Copying, and Scanning
Visitors must purchase a guest copy card to print or make paper copies in Emory Libraries. Some locations have free digital scanners that can quickly produce high-quality scans which you can email to yourself or save to a flash drive. Please call or visit your library for details.
You can find contact information for all Emory Libraries locations or use a form for any questions at Ask a Librarian.