Anschutz Library is named in honor of Fred and Marian Anschutz, parents of Philip Anschutz, a 1961 business alumnus and entrepreneur in telecommunications, entertainment, and media companies, sports teams and arenas, railroads and real estate. He and his wife, Nancy, provided a gift of $6.5 million for an endowed library acquisitions fund.
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Lawrence, KS 66045
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Located in Anschutz Library
KU IT Customer Service Center
The KU IT Customer Service Center provides assistance with general technology questions or where to find additional help. Assistance with data, video, and phone services is also available.
Starbucks on the Go
Grab a coffee to fuel your study sessions.
Common Access Card Reader
Military-affiliated KU Students can checkout a Common Access Card Reader from the Anschutz service desk. The Common Access Card (aka CAC) Reader can be used at the CAC designated computer in Anschutz Library.
Thomas R. Smith Map Collection
The Thomas R. Smith Map Collection, located on the first floor of Anschutz Library, is among the largest academic map collections in the United States.
KU Libraries have information resources from a number of governmental, professional, and special interest organizations.
Easily return your checked-out materials back to the library.
KU Writing Center
Schedule an appointment to get individualized writing help.
The KU Libraries Makerspace provides a venue for KU students, faculty and staff to think, tinker, create and collaborate with others.
Study rooms are available to support academic study and research.
The use of these spaces requires tolerance of all faiths, spiritual beliefs, and practices. So that all enter these spaces with common expectations, here are guidelines to help ensure a peaceful and safe experience for all.
The lactation room is available to all members of the campus community and guests on campus. All of the clean and private rooms offer an electrical outlet, a locking door, as well as a chair and table.
Bike Desks (aka FitDesks) are located by the large east windows and vending machines.