Dudley Knox Library contributes to learning, research and teaching -- anytime, anywhere -- through relevant and evolving collections, tools, services, and spaces designed for NPS patrons of today and tomorrow.
Select and provide Scholarly Content relevant to NPS instructional and research needs
Promote Seamless Access and Remove Barriers to collections, people, and services
Create Learner-Centered physical and virtual Spaces
Assure Institutional Memory through a centralized repository for the NPS scholarly record and archives
Monthly Updates to the President's Student Council
Need help with your research? Ask a Librarian.
DKL offers in-person research assistance as a paged service Monday through Friday, 0800-1600. Need research help? Just ask at our General Information Desk. Click our Ask A Librarian button for chat, email and phone contact and to check our our 24/7 self-help FAQ.
Upcoming Holidays and Changes to Hours:
Closed: November 27-30 for Thanksgiving (we will close at 4:30pm on November 26)
Extended Hours: December 10-17 in support of finals
- 12/10: 0700-2200
- 12/11: 0700-2200
- 12/12: 0700-2100
- 12/13: 0900-2100
- 12/14: 1200-2200
- 12/15: 0700-2200
- 12/16: 0700-2200
- 12/17: 0700-2200
Winter Break: December 20 through January 4.
- 12/19 – Graduation; 0700-1700
- 12/20 & 12/21 – CLOSED
- 12/22 & 12/23 – 0800-1630
- 12/24 – 0800-1200 (we will close to the public at 1200 noon)
- 12/25-12/28 – CLOSED
- 12/29 & 12/30 – 0800-1630
- 12/31 – 0800-1200 (we will close to the public at 1200 noon)
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
- 1/1 – CLOSED
- 1/2 – 0800-1630
- 1/3 & 1/4 – CLOSED
Regular hours resume Q2 – Monday
- 1/5 -- 0700-2000
With graduation approaching, we will be reminding students of resources available through our Alumni Access as they out-process This is a great resource with over 2,600 NPS Alumni registered.
DKL Hosts Breakfast for your Brain
Sponsored by the Monterey Chapter of the National Naval Officer's Association, NPS and DLI students provide academic coaching for K-12 students every Saturday mornings at DKL. 2 recent news pieces tell the story:
KION Central Coast News (January 11, 2014)
Inside NPS (December 2013 episode) begins at minute 16:54