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The Robert H. Parker Library

The Parker Library is the campus' main library named for the late Robert Parker, President of Wesley College from 1960-1975. The nearly 30,000 square foot structure was dedicated in 1970. Phase I renovations were completed in the summer of 2001. In addition to the book collection, the Library subscribes to numerous print periodical and electronic titles.

Main Number: (302) 736-2413
Fax: (302) 736-2533

Click here to access the Online Catalog.

The library will be closed on July 3 in observation of Independence Day.


Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - Midnight
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 3:00 p.m. - Midnight


May 2 - August 16
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

August 17 - August 21
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Regular hours resume Saturday, August 22.

Exceptions to this schedule (College holidays and breaks) will be posted at the entrance. Call (302) 736-2413 for updates to library hours.

Wesley library cards are available to all Wesley College students, faculty and staff at no charge. The card may be used to borrow books from Wesley College and all of the public libraries in Delaware, as well as Wilmington University and all of the Delaware Technical & Community College libraries. If you would like to obtain a library card please go to the library circulation desk.

Patrons from other libraries in the Delaware Library Consortium are welcome to explore the unique resources that Wesley has to offer and may check out books from Wesley with their public library card at no charge. For more information call (302) 736-2413.

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