Max E. Benitz Memorial Library

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The Max E. Benitz Memorial Library serves the Washington State University (WSU) Tri-Cities campus.

The Benitz Library includes an on-site collection of books, periodicals, and microfiche.

Reference and information specialists are available to answer questions and assist with library research when the library is open. Questions may also be sent to wsutc_refdesk@tricity.wsu.edu (Please be sure to use your WSU email address and include your WSU ID number in the email.)

Laptop computers are available to enrolled WSU Tri-Cities students. The laptops have built-in wireless and come with the full suite of Microsoft Office applications and other software. Laptops may be checked out from the library’s circulation counter with a two hour check-out period.

The Benitz Library serves as a gateway to the U.S. Department of Energy Public Reading Room. More information about the Reading Room may be found here.

Library Hours, Location, and Contact Information

THE LIBRARY WILL BE OPEN EXTENDED HOURS DURING DEAD WEEK AND FINALS

April: 24: 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.; 25 through 29: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; 30: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

May: 1: 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.; 2 through 5: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; 6: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Regular Library Hours

Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Location

The Library is located in the Consolidated Information Center (CIC) Building.

Physical address:
2770 Crimson Way
Richland, WA 99354-1671

Mailing address:
WSU Tri-Cities Library
2710 Crimson Way
Richland, WA 99354-1671

Phone: 509.372.7430/509.372.7303