John J. Wright Library

The John J. Wright Library houses a variety of instructional services and functions as the information center for La Roche College.  Students performing research have access to reference materials in varied formats, as well as personal assistance from the library staff.  In addition, the John J. Wright Library is a limited Government Document Depository that is free and open to the public.

Library Resources

Electronic Databases - Almost all of Wright Library's electronic resources can be accessed on and off campus.  To log in to these resources you must have a valid La Roche College network login and password.  To log into the Electronic Database use the same format you use when logging into the intranet.

Government DocumentsGovernment Documents - The John J. Wright Library is a Government Document Depository. This means that the Library receives many books, periodicals, and multimedia items containing information on many subjects from the Government Printing Office.  The Government Documents that the Wright Library possesses are searchable through the online catalog.  Ask at the desk for assistance in locating these items.  Subject lists of popular and useful government documents are available via the Government Documents libguide.

Government DocumentsE-Z Borrow is for Everyone! Students, faculty and staff can borrow books from 50+ college and university member libraries in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, and New York.


Renew Borrowed Materials Online!

You may now renew materials borrowed from the library online.

Click Here for instructions on how to renew library materials online.

A Few Reminders . . . .

You must have a valid LaRoche ID to check out items, including reserve materials, from the library .  IDs and validation stickers are available from the security office by appointment.
Please Note:  Most reserve materials are not allowed to leave the library.

You need a valid La Roche network login (email) to use the computers or to get into the databases at the library.  Please come to the Library to get a library barcode added to your ID

Services @ the Library

  • Reserves
  • Photocopy
  • Scanning (scan to email only)
  • Interlibrary loan
  • E-ZBorrow
  • Professional reference assistance