The Richard and Lila J. Jordan Library provides books, periodicals, audio-visual materials, and on-line resources designed to support the college's academic program and courses. The library includes group study spaces, a computer lab, the college archives, and the Foundation Conference Room. The core book collection of over 20,000 volumes is supplemented by connections to numerous electronic resources that offer access to both current and archival academic journals, periodicals, and other materials. Fast, free interlibrary loan is also available. The library is open 59 hours per week, and the librarian and library staff are available for reference assistance and instruction in the use of information resources.

Library Catalog

Use the CEI Library catalog to search for books and other library materials in the library’s collection.

Alexander Creek Building,
Room 526

Nathan Brown, Librarian
(208) 535-5349

Circulation Desk
(208) 535-5312

Office Hours
Academic Year
M - Th 7:30 am to 8:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday,
and college holidays.
Summer Hours 
M - Th 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm