The library is named in honor of Mississippi Valley State University’s founding father and first president, Dr. James Herbert White.
The mission of the James H. White Library is to enhance access, collect, organize and maintain a print and non print collection that supports the university’s mission of research, teaching and learning, and service through the development of collections, access services and effective delivery of services.
The library has as its goals the following:
- To collect and provide access to print and non-print research materials
- To provide instruction in the use of traditional library collections and new technological information resources through an innovative user access education program
- To provide optimal efficient delivery
Library Hours of Operation
Intersession Hours of Operation (December 15, 2023 - December 20, 2023)
Monday - Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 4pm
Saturday& Sunday CLOSED
The library will be closed for the holidays on December 21, 2023 and will resume Spring 2024 hours on January 2, 2024 at 8:00am - 5:00pm
Hours of Operation (FALL 2023)
Mondays - Thursdays: 7:30am - 10pm
Fridays: 7:30am - 4pm
Sundays: 2:00PM - 10:00PM
Virtual access to the library is as follows:
Please continue to follow MVSU News and the library’s webpage for further updates as to new and exciting events from the James H. White Library. If additional information or clarification is needed, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 862.621.2454.