Mission Statement

Torreyson Library’s mission is to be the center of intellectual life for the University of Central Arkansas community. Serving as UCA’s “academic town square” and marketplace for ideas, the Library invites all members of our university community to come together, conduct research, study, read, access information, exchange diverse opinions, work collaboratively, and pursue intellectual growth. Torreyson Library is committed to the academic achievement of our students and to the teaching and scholarship achievement of our faculty and staff.

Research Materials

  • 450,000 Books
  • 110,000 E-books.
  • Access to 137 databases covering all disciplines taught at UCA
  • 50,000 Online Serial Resources
  • Arkansas Archive including manuscripts, photographs, pamphlets and oral histories
  • Music Collection that supports the UCA Music Department
  • Government Documents Collection


  • 100 Desktop PC’s
  • 55 Laptops for checkout
  • High Quality Scanner
  • Color and Black and White Printing
  • Open Twenty Four Hours Sunday through Friday
  • 29 individual study rooms
  • 24 group study rooms
  • 2 group study rooms with overhead projector
  • 2 Gender Neutral Restrooms (Other Gender Neutral Restrooms on Campus)