C.Y. Thompson Building Updates

C.Y.Thompson renovation showing west entrance

Building Renderings

  • Mockup designs of CY Thompson
    Main Level, west entrance
  • Mockup designs of CY Thompson
    Main Level, Learning Staircase
  • Mockup designs of CY Thompson
    Main Level, south side with cafe
  • Mockup designs of CY Thompson
    Main Level, walking from east to west
  • Mockup designs of CY Thompson
    Main Level, looking east to west

Updates to C.Y. Thompson Library (CYT) are underway as part of a revitalization of East Campus. These renderings help conceptualize the transformation of space. The updated CYT will include individual and collaborative study spaces, a cafe, learning technology, multi-media displays, meeting rooms, and multi-disciplinary book collection.

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Frequently Asked Questionsclick or tap to open and close the menu below

Finding & requesting C.Y. Thompson collections during building updates

The collections will move to the Food Industry Complex and the Library Depository Retrieval Facility (LDRF) on East Campus Loop.

Request materials from C.Y. Thompson collections through Delivery/Interlibrary Loan. Most items requested will be available to pick up within 24 hours.

Pick up Delivery/Interlibrary Loan items at the Library Depository Retrieval Facility (LDRF).

View LDRF Reading Room open hours

Finding course reserve materials for East Campus

Course reserves requested for C.Y. Thompson Library will be available in the reading room of the Library Depository Retrieval Facility (LDRF) located on the East Campus Loop.

View LDRF Reading Room open hours

Contact ASKus if you have questions

Call CYT Libraries ASKus staff at 402-472-4401 or email them at cytmail@unl.edu.

Parking at the Library Depository Retrieval Facility (LDRF)

Limited parking is available at the Library Depository Retrieval Facility. Parking is available adjacent to the building and at designated parking lots on East Campus.

View the East Campus parking map.

If you have questions about this project, please contact Deb Pearson, Head of Libraries Facilities and Planning, 402-472-4260, dpearson1@unl.edu