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In order to help keep the Sisters in the Monastery safe, the cloister walk leading the Library is no longer accessible. Please use the tunnels to access the Library.

The College of St. Scholastica Library
1200 Kenwood Avenue, Duluth, MN 55811

Regular Hours

Monday:  7:45 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday:  7:45 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday:  7:45 - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday:  7:45 - 10:00 p.m.
Friday:  7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday:  10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday:  12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Library News

Create a Comic Kit

The Arrowhead Library System (ALS) will be providing Create A Comic Take and Make kits to member public libraries to distribute January 14-31, 2022.  Create and draw your own wacky characters and insert them into a comic strip of your own design using the cartoon-panel pages provided. Follow the helpful draw-along instructions to determine your character’s looks, style, emotions, and ability to take a fall. Kits will be distributed at public libraries.

Learn more here and get comicing!

The Pilgrim's Way to Canterbury

“Whan than April … “ Join Bill Hodapp, Professor of English and coordinator of Medieval and Renaissance Studies, on a journey to the late medieval world of English pilgrimage, St. Thomas Becket, and Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales. What better way to spend a Friday afternoon in February than to “Think ‘Spring” with Chaucer”

Library North Reading Room

Friday, February 18th - 3:40 pm.

Simone Weil on Suffering and Evil

An enduring philosophical question is the “problem of evil”: if God exists, why is there evil in the world? In this talk, Dr. Megan Fritts will present the ideas of Simone Weil, who argued for two counterintuitive theses: that suffering to “to be loved,” and that evil is an illusion.

Library North Reading Room

Friday, March 4th: 3:40 pm.

No. 126

This beautiful Barred Owl visited our Duluth campus over Thanksgiving becoming the 126th bird on our local species list. Visit our Catalog of Birds to see more photos and an article on the call of the Barred Owl which was written by our colleague, Dr. Pam Freeman.

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