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Library Services

The Lyman Beecher Brooks Library is the focal point of Norfolk State University's campus. We provide support for academic teaching, learning and research. 

757.368.4150 / 757.823.2136

Accessibility Services & International Student Services

Please visit this link to discover available resources for Accessibility Services & International Student Services

About VBHEC Library Services

The purpose of this service is to educate the student in the use of academic libraries, their resources and to provide training that will direct them to access authoritative information. - VBHEC LC Account Form


LibGuides are available for a variety of subject areas. LibGuides are online course and subject guides that group related information about a particular subject and/or course of study. 

Tipasa Interlibrary Loan Form

Tipasa, the world’s first cloud-based interlibrary loan management system, allows the NSU Library to manage a high volume of interlibrary loan requests, automate routine borrowing and lending functions, and provide an enhanced patron experience.  - Tipasa Interlibrary Loan Form

Information Literacy

Information Literacy Instruction or Bibliographic Instruction, guides students in processes of research and investigation of topics using a wide range of sources. When a class or one on one meeting for Information Literacy is requested, a demonstration will be provided on how to access indices, databases, e-books and how to locate full-text journal articles. - Request Information Literacy Instruction

Virtual Computing Lab

The Virtual Computing Lab is a service provided by Information Technology Services (ITS), which allows you to log in using your NSU UserID and password and remote into a computer which houses different applications. - Visit the Virtual Computing Lab