Hickory Library & Information Commons

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About the Hickory Library & Information Commons

The Hickory Library & Information Commons opened August 21, 2023 and serves Appalachian State University's Hickory campus.

During the fall semester, the library will be open Monday - Thursday from 7am - 9pm and Friday from 7am - 5pm. The Service Desk will be staffed Monday - Thursday from 8am - 6pm and Friday from 8am - 5pm.

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Borrowing & Delivery

Hickory Campus students can request items from the library catalog--including materials from the App State, UNCA, and Western Carolina University libraries--and have them delivered to the Hickory Library & Information Commons.

Use interlibrary loan to request any books or articles you can't find in the library's catalog or databases.

Using the Library

Community Access

The University Libraries are open to community members and public school teachers.


The University Libraries are committed to providing an accessible, inclusive experience for all library users. Learn about building and service accessibility.