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Ron E. Lewis Library

Services Provided

Service Desk Phone Numbers

Circulation Desk (409) 882-3982
Help Desk (409) 882-3082
Library Administration (409) 882-3352
Media Services (409) 882-3083
Fax Number (409) 882-3903
Interlibrary Loans (409) 882-3080
Learning Center (409) 882-3935

About the Ron E. Lewis Library

The Ron E. Lewis Library building is a 44,000-square foot facility in the center of campus. The first floor of the building houses the Learning Center, the Testing Center and the Lewis Library computer labs and circulation department. The second floor houses the Library's print and media collections. The third floor houses an array of campus administrative offices.

The Library currently houses more than 37,000 print volumes and provides online access to more than 35,000 eBooks. Our online Library Catalog provides information about the books and media available. The catalog gives location, status, and descriptive information for these materials. A large amount of information is also available online through sixty subscription databases from vendors such as Ebsco, ProQuest, Gale, Lexis-Nexis and others. A few of the databases are multimedia, providing video and audio in addition to text and images.

Borrowing Guidelines at a Glance

Annual Reports

Directions

 

  • From Beaumont or points west, take I-10 east to exit 878, Business 90/Simmons Drive. Go south on Simmons Drive to Green Avenue. Turn right and go three blocks to 2nd Street. Turn left at 2nd Street, and then right into the parking lot.
  • From Lake Charles or points east, take I-10 west to exit 878, Business 90/Simmons Drive. Go south on Simmons Drive to Green Avenue. Turn right and go three blocks to 2nd Street. Turn left at 2nd Street, and then right into the parking lot.
  • From Port Arthur or Bridge City, take Hwy 87, which becomes MacArthur Drive in Orange. At the 16th Street light continue going straight onto Green Avenue. Travel 14 blocks to 2nd Street. Turn right at 2nd Street, and then right into the parking lot.