Dental Library

Campus Closure Extended Again

Both the downtown and the dental campuses will remain closed on Friday, January 19th. The rest of the weekend is a question mark, depending on water pressure.

If water pressure to our buildings improves, then the downtown library will open on Saturday and both libraries will reopen on Sunday.

*Edit* water pressure continues to be insufficient for plumbing use. The Libraries remain closed for the weekend.

Campus Closure Extended

Due to anticipated poor weather conditions. The entire campus will be shutting down at 3pm today. The Libraries and both the downtown and dental campuses will remain closed on Wednesday, January 17th. The Libraries plan to reopen on Thursday, January 18th at 8am. For the latest news consult:

Stay warm!

*Edit* Campus remains closed on Thursday, January 18th because of frozen streets. Current plan is to reopen on Friday.

Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday

Both the Isché & Dental Libraries will be closed on Monday, January 15th in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr Day. Both Libraries will be open their regular hours on Sunday.

Dental Campus & Library

The Dental Campus (and Library) are closed today (1/3/18). There is no running water on campus.

*Edit* The Dental Campus & Library reopened this morning, Thursday, January 4th.

Libraries are Open!

And we’re back! Both the Dental and Isché Libraries are open!

Welcome to 2018!

See you in 2018

Both Libraries are now closed for Winter Break. All online library resources are available even if we aren’t.The Library Commons (downtown) should be available at all times, unless the building is closed for some reason.

See you January 3, 2018

Winter Break Hours

The Isché Library will begin Winter Break Hours on Sunday, December 17th and will be open from 12 noon to 8:30 pm. From Monday, December 18th through Friday, December 22nd, the Isché Library will be open from 8am to 6pm.

The Dental Library will begin Winter Break Hours on Monday, December 18th and will continue through Friday, December 22nd. The Dental Library will be open from 8am to 5pm.

Both Libraries will be closed Saturday, December 23rd through Tuesday, January 2nd for the University Holiday.

Thanksgiving Hours



Both the Dental and Isché Libraries will be open regular hours Monday and Tuesday (November 20th and 21st) of Thanksgiving week. Both Libraries will close early on Wednesday, November 22nd, Dental at 5pm and Isché at 6pm. The Libraries will be closed Thursday through Saturday, November 23rd through 25th. And will reopen on Sunday, November 26th with normal business hours.

Dental Library Closed 11/19


The Dental Library will be closed Sunday, November 19th due to a water outage on campus. All water will be turned off for an emergency repair from 7am until 7pm.

The downtown Library will be open regular hours from 12 noon to 12 midnight.

Every Necessary Care and Attention: George Washington and Medicine

NLM Banners


LSUHealth – New Orleans Libraries is proud to present Every Necessary Care and Attention: George Washington and Medicine. The display includes six banners from the National Library Medicine as well as local articles, books, and archival material. The display will be at Isché Library November 13 – Dec 1 and the Dental Library Dec 4 – Dec 21.


Local Materials for Review and Checkout

Campus Closure – Nate



The Isché Library will close at 7pm this evening and remain closed all weekend in preparation for Hurricane Nate.

The Dental Library will close at 5pm as usual and remain closed all weekend as well.

Both Libraries plan on reopening at 8am on Monday, October 9th weather permitting.

Stay safe!

Labor Day Hours

Both the Dental and Isché Libraries will be closed Sunday and Monday, September 3rd and 4th for Labor Day. Both Libraries will reopen Tuesday morning at 8am.

Libraries Closed 8/29/17

Both libraries will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, August 29, 2017 because of threat of flooding from TS Harvey.

Dental Library is Open!

The Dental Library reopened this morning at 8am and are back to regular hours.

Thanks for your patience!

Dental Library Closure – Update

Unfortunately, the Dental Library and Dental Campus are closed due to flooding.  Dental Students are welcomed to the Main Library, John P. Isché Library, at anytime. We are also happy to assist Dental Students via phone, email, or chat. The campus remains closed on Monday, July 24th and hopes to reopen on the Tuesday, July 25th.

Flood remediation is continuing. The Dental Campus will remain closed on Tuesday, July 25th.