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William Penn Honors Program Research Guide: Home


The resources in this guide will provide you with the information you need to satisfy the research requirements of the Honors Program. Please contact a librarian if you experience difficulty in locating the information you need.

Map of Library

The Murdock Learning Resource Center is a three-level facility. The map below describes the location of various resources and service points.

Library of Congress Guide Sheet

The Murdock Learning Resource Center (MLRC) uses the Library of Congress (LoC) system as a method for organizing the print and audiovisual resources in the library's collection. The LoC organizes materials by subject area. The document below provides an overview of the LoC system, and how the subjects/disciplines are organized.

William Penn Honors Program -- Library Resources for You!

Murdock Learning Resource Center

The Murdock Learning Resource Center (MLRC) is the library complex on the Newberg campus of George Fox University. The facility includes spaces for both quiet study and collaborative, group learning. There are 4 study rooms available on a "first come first served" basis during the hours of operation. Study rooms may be reserved at least one day in advance of the date of use.

The MLRC hours of operation are:

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday: 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Adjustments to hours during breaks and holidays are available on the calendar on the library's website

Library Website

The Library's website provides access to the library's catalog, journal article databases, Digitial Commons, and information regarding the various services of the library.


Rodney Birch

Dean of Libraries

Merrill Johnson