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Our MPTh is connected with the Deacon Formation Program of the Davenport Diocese and prepares those who want to minister in communities and institutions of the Roman Catholic tradition. Yet, our program is also broadly ecumenical and careful to respect al

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SAU Reference Services

Have a question? Contact a reference librarian via phone or email.


If you have pressing questions, you can call (563/333-6245, 888/272-8542), or come to the reference desk in the Library. A reference librarian is on duty during the following times:

Monday - Thursday, 7:45 a.m. - 9 pm
Friday, 7:45 a.m. - 5 pm
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 7 pm
Sunday, Noon - 9 pm

Since we are an academic institution, these hours change during times when the University is closed or on semester break.


Send your questions to . A librarian will respond to your question as soon as possible.

You can check out and return library resources, pay fines, or register your library card at the Circulation Desk. For assistance contact Bryan Hinds or Brandi Russell, Circulation Supervisors, at 333-6246.

St. Ambrose Library participates in the Iowa Open Access program, which allows any Iowa resident to access library resources. Simply bring proof of Iowa residence and a photo ID to the circulation desk to receive a community borrower card.

Interlibrary Loan


Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Services can connect students and faculty with information not held in our own collection. In some instances there may be restrictions placed on borrowed materials (e.g. textbooks or fragile materials may be designated as "in-library use" only). If you have questions or need assistance requesting an item, please call the Reference Desk (563) 333-6245, or Joyce at (563) 333-6247.

Media Services

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The Media Services Department is located in the lower level of the Library and offers the following services to all SAU Faculty, Staff, and Students:

  • Reserve media equipment (call or email at least 24 hours ahead)    
  • Binding (send all needed collated copies) 
  • Laminating (send all materials pre-cut)
  • DVD Duplication (only non-copyrighted material)
  • Image, Audio & Video File Conversion
  • PDF Conversion
  • Scanning

For questions call Karly Lyle at 563-333-6242