Thursday, Sep 19, 2019

Today's Hours: 7:30am - 12:00am

All Hours

Information for Visitors/Community

We welcome visitors to the Mikkelsen Library. Guests may check out books from our collection if they have a valid library card from one of the following: Siouxland Libraries, University of Sioux Falls, Southeast Technical Institute, or Wegner Center Library.

Loan periods are four weeks for books, three weeks for sound recordings, and one week for DVDs or videos.

Guests may request to be logged onto a public computer. Use is restricted to one hour and users must adhere to our computer use policies. Printing costs are 5 cents per page. Photocopying is also available for 5 cents per page.

Augustana alumni, Library Associates members, and ELCA clergy may request a courtesy library card for borrowing purposes. Current members of the Center for Western Studies may be issued a "CWS Member Library Card" which will be honored at the Mikkelsen Library. CWS will honor Augustana ID cards for students, faculty, and staff for items in the CWS book collection that circulate.

Test Proctor Services

Mikkelsen Library provides proctoring services without charge. The proctor policy articluates the procedures for professors and students. Carolyn Johnson (  -  605.274.4921) is the library’s coordinator of proctoring services. Any full-time library staff member may serve as the proctor. Professors must complete the Proctor Request Form before students can schedule exam times.

There is no designated enclosed area for testing. Students will be seated near the staff area, but library staff will only provide occasional monitoring.

After the Proctor Request Form has been received, students can arrange the test time by e-mailing  Students may not begin an exam within 90 minutes of the library closing. Check library hours.


Mikkelsen Library is located on the east edge of the Augustana University campus. We can be found on Summit Avenue, between 31st and 29th Street.


During the academic year, the library is open:

Sunday                         11:00 am to midnight 
Monday –Thursday        7:30 am to midnight 
Friday                            7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday                       9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Check the webpage or hours line (605.274.4925) for break, summer, or holiday hours.

Contact Information:

Phone: 605.274.4921
FAX:   605.274.5447
Hours:  605.274.4925
Media Services: 605.274.4920

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