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Welcome to Weis Library: Where Excellence Is Sustained

Weis Library supports the learning community of Washington Adventist University by providing information resources and services for students, faculty, and staff that sustain excellence in education and service.


Library Catalog | Find books, e-books, and other library resources.

 

Online Databases | Access academic databases and encyclopedias.

 

Discovery Service | Search the catalog and databases simultaneously.

 

Full-Text Finder | Obtain the full-text of online journals and magazines.

 

Research Guides | View guides to the library’s resources by subject.

 

Library Orientations | Learn about library resources and research tools.

What's New @ Weis Library


June 21 - New Business Books is a bibliography of business books recently acquired by the library and available for students, faculty, and staff to use or borrow.

 

June 5 - New History Books is a bibliography of religion books recently acquired by the library and available for students, faculty, and staff to use or borrow.

 

May 23 - New Religion Books is a bibliography of religion books recently acquired by the library and available for students, faculty, and staff to use or borrow.

 

May 9 - New Literature Books is a bibliography of literature books recently acquired by the library and available for students, faculty, and staff to use or borrow.

 

April 23 - Library Resources for Online Students and Faculty is a research guide on obtaining access to the library's electronic resources for online users.

 

Don Essex is the Director of Weis Library
Don Essex is the Director of Weis Library

Recommended Resource


Films On Demand is a streaming video service that provides access to a collection of more than 22,000 educational films from over 700 producers. The videos may be watched in segments or in their entirety.

 

The subjects covered include art, biology, business, communication, education, health, history, languages, literature, mathematics, medicine, music, philosophy, religion, political science, psychology, physical sciences, technology, and more.

Announcements

The library will be closed on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4.


Contact Information

Theofield G. Weis Library

Washington Adventist University

7600 Flower Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Phone: 301-891-4217

Fax: 301 - 891-4204

Email: library@wau.edu

 

Summer Hours 

Weis Library

Sunday - Closed

Monday - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Tuesday - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Wednesday - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Thursday - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Friday - 9:00 am to Noon

Saturday - Closed

 

Music Library 

Sunday - Closed

Monday - Closed

Tuesday - Closed

Wednesday - Closed

Thursday - Closed

Friday - Closed

Saturday - Closed

 

Library Departments

Access Services: 301-891-4223

Acquisitions: 301-891-4218

Cataloging: 301-891-4221

Circulation Desk: 301-891-4220

Director: 301-891-4222

Information Desk: 301-891-4217

Serials: 301-891-4216

 

Library Staff

Don Essex

Library Director

301-891-4222 | dessex@wau.edu

 

Kathy Hecht

Serials Technician

301-891-4216 | khecht@wau.edu

 

Genevieve Singh

Cataloger

301-891-4221 | gsingh@wau.edu

 

Deborah Szasz

Acquisitions Technician

301-891-4218 | dszasz@wau.edu