The Ancilla Library

A quiet place to learn and study.

Our Hours And Contact Information


Monday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM


April 14-15, 2017:  Good Friday/Easter Break
Special Hours Spring Break:
Mon., March 6–Friday, March 10, 2017:  8 AM–4:30 PM
Closed Saturday, March 4, 2017

Library Phone:  574-936-8898 ex. 323

Cassaundra Bash

Director of Library Services

M.L.S. Indiana University/Purdue University-Indianapolis; B.S. Ball State University



view office hours
Monday - Friday

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

Lora Vieting

Library Assistant

Business Management Certificate, Ancilla College



view office hours
Evenings & Saturdays

Karen Lopez

Reference Librarian/Registration Specialist

A.A. Ball State University

323 / 321

C200B / C110C

view office hours
Monday - Friday

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

Research Resources

NOTE:  For off-campus access to eBooks and articles, you will need to set a password.   Follow Library Account Login Instructions on how to set a password, or reset a forgotten password.

Find books, DVDs, CDs, etc:

Find eBooks:

Find eBooks, magazine, newspaper, or peer-reviewed journal articles: 

Find statistics, business dossiers, infographics: 

 Resources for Faculty:

Faculty Focus

Course Reserves

Course Reserves provide class-specific links to library and electronic resources your instructors have chosen specifically for their classes. Click to find your class-specific list of resources.

Help with Homework

Center for Student Achievement is for tutoring, testing, and disability services. Math Lab is available for students needing extra help with Hawkes and math, and Writing Lab will proofread papers and help with citation.

Tutorials, Orientations & Workshops

Searching Simplified is our database searching tutorial. While it is EBSCO-specific in many ways, a lot of the basic information can be used with other databases, too.

You can also view other Library Tutorials.

Featured Tutorials: Virtual Library Research at Home & Library Off Campus Password Setup

The Coffee Bar

While you’re at the library, why not enjoy a hot cup of coffee, tea, or cocoa?  Only 65 cents/cup!

We’re currently offering:

  • Coffee
    •  Medium Roast
    • Dark Roast
    • French Vanilla
    • Caramel Creme
    • Double Dip Chocolate–Running low; while supplies last
    • Vanilla Fudge Swirl
  • Tea
    • Organic Earl Grey Black Tea
    • Organic Panfired Green Tea
    • Tropical Citrus Green Tea
  • Cocoa
    • Swiss Miss® Regular Milk Chocolate Cocoa
    • Swiss Miss® No Sugar Added Cocoa
    • Swiss Miss® Cocoa with Mini Marshmallows
    • Swiss Miss® Dark Chocolate Sensation