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A description of services available to WSU Students, Faculty, Staff and Community Users at Ablah Library

Ablah Library serves as the main library facility for WSU. As a primary research resource, we strive to support faculty and student needs.


Building Facts:

  • Ablah Library building size: 157,924 square feet

  • Construction date: 1962, addition added in 1989

  • Edmiston 24-Hour Study Room added: 1999

  • KGS Networked Seminar Complex dedicated 2005
  • Miles of shelving: 26
  • Seating capacity: 800
  • Group study rooms: 19 + Disability Services Study Room
  • Faculty carrels: 28
  • Public use computers/scholar's workstations: 153


Library Hours

Library Floor Guides

24-Hour Study Room

Ablah Library Faculty and Staff Directory

Wichita State University Libraries, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260-0068 | Phone: (316) 978-3481 |