IBIC (Library)

The Merle A. Hinrichs International Business Information Centre (IBIC)

IBICGet access to state-of-the-art resources that support your research and study needs as a T-bird.

The Merle A. Hinrichs International Business Information Centre (IBIC) is not just a place for study on campus, although it offers plenty of group and individual study space, a state-of-the-art video conference room, workstations to access the campus network and yes, books to read, all in a picturesque setting that reflects the beauty of the surrounding desert and Southwestern architecture.

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IBIC Hours

Day of the Week


Monday - Wednesday

7:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Thursday - Friday

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.


11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

This schedule is for regular school terms. Hours vary during summer and interim sessions and on holidays. For the most current hours of operation, please call +1 602 978-7232. Thunderbird students, faculty, and staff can now access ASU’s vast digital library by visiting http://lib.asu.edu.

Please visit http://libguides.asu.edu/content.php?pid=8753 to see ASU’s business resources, organized by category.You will need a current ASURITE ID and password. To activate your ASURITE credentials, have your ASU ID number ready and visit: https://selfsub.asu.edu/apps/WebObjects/ASURITEActivation You can use your ASU ID card to check out materials in person at ASU’s libraries, including ASU West’s Fletcher Library, at 4701 W. Thunderbird.