University Libraries

Sevareid Library and Digital Information Resource Center

Located in 20 Murphy Halll, the library serves as a study space for journalism students and access to the collections and services of the University of Minnesota Libraries. The library has a collection of 4000 books and periodicals in journalism, advertising, and public relations.


    The library is generally open between 8am to 6pm Mon-Fri. Hours change during summer and between sessions.

    Collections and Facilities:

    • Apple workstations with media production software
    • Printer/photocopier/scanner
    • Group meeting rooms and study space
    • Academic books and professional magazines
    • Dissertations, theses, capstones and honors papers
    • Minnesota community newspapers

    Library Assistance:
    Jan Nyberg, Library Manager
    Phone: 612-625-7892

    Research Assistance:
    Van Houlson, Journalism Librarian
    Room 4 Wilson Library