Welcome to the Dallas International University Library

Our librarians are here to help! Click below to search our catalog or explore the extensive digital resources available. Do not hesitate to contact us with any questions!

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Contact the Library

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. Librarians are available most days between 8 AM and 5 PM.  Visitors welcome!

(972) 708-7416

Library Hours

Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sundays: CLOSED


SPECIAL HOURS: Closed Labor Day

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Support our Library

You can help us provide the best for our students. The Dallas International University Library subscribes to various linguistic journals. These materials are useful to both faculty and students alike. Your gift would help defray the cost of maintaining these subscriptions.  Subscription prices range from $100 to $1,000


Meet our Library Staff

Click to learn more about the faces you see everyday at the library.

“The Dallas International librarians work hard to keep the collection up to date with new resources on the latest language & culture-related theories and research. As a student exploring the stacks during study breaks, it was also fun to stumble upon hidden gems of linguistic history.”

Emma C. ’06


Tip of the Month

Library Tip #7 Ethnologue Maps

The library’s subscription to the Ethnologue includes Country language maps. Go to Countries tab. Select your country. Then click on Maps tab. Click on thumbnail of map to see page-size map. Print or right-click on map to Save Image As. Note: clicking on Maps within a particular language will give you a non-access note.

The Ethnologue website is also available without page/usage limitations in 2 other cases off campus.

  1. Logging into the site with an SIL email address.
  2. Logging in from a developing country.