Visitors, including alumni, are welcome in the library building. All visitors must follow the Acceptable Behavior for Library Users policy.
EMU Alumni are eligible for a courtesy library card.
University faculty from public colleges and universities in Michigan, with current faculty ID.
University of Michigan and Eastern Michigan University students, faculty and staff are eligible for guest borrowing privileges at the other institution. U-M students and staff must first request an EMU card through the U-M library. Give the EMU Library Card Request Form to the Circulation Desk at the U-M Hatcher Graduate Library or the U-M Flint Thompson Library.
You will be notified by email when your guest borrower's card can be picked up from the Halle Library Circulation Desk. Bring a picture ID with you.
City of Ypsilanti residents are eligible for a courtesy library card. You must submit a current driver's license or state ID with an Ypsilanti address with your application.
Individuals who do not fit into any of these categories can purchase a Friends card for $25 per calendar year. You can pay by credit card when you pick up your card.
Current EMU students, faculty, and staff already have a library account. To get an EagleOne Card or employee ID, please contact Service EMU in the Student Center.
Visitors may not:
Visitors can access most online library resources from the express computers on the 1st floor, or on guest wifi using their own device.
Visitors from libraries that participate in MeLCat Visiting Patron may check out materials by presenting a currently valid library card from the participating library and a picture ID. If your library does not participate in Visiting Patron, we recommend you use MeLCat from your library to obtain the item.
Questions? Contact the Circulation Department at [email protected] or 734-487-2562.
Halle Library, 955 W. Circle Dr, Ypsilanti MI, USA 48197 Phone:734.487.0020
Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA 48197 | 734.487.1849