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Bastyr University Library

Welcome to the updated Bastyr University Library Website. This site serves both campuses!

Welcome to the Bastyr University Libraries!

The BU Libraries are located on campus in Kenmore, WA and San Diego, CA and serve to provide access to and delivery of university level sources and library instruction to students, faculty, and staff in support of the research and instructional mission of Bastyr University

Bastyr University Kenmore (BUK) Library Bastyr University California (BUC) Library

14500 Juanita Drive NE
Kenmore, WA 98028

3974 Sorrento Valley Blvd
San Diego, CA 92121

Spring 2020 - Virtual Hours Monday- Friday 8:30-5:00 

Plus book pick up service, by request

Spring 2020 - Virtual Hours Monday- Friday 8:30-5:00 

Plus book pick up service, by request

For more dates and information on University Hours, please see the Bastyr University Academic Calendar 2019-2020


The mission of the Bastyr University Libraries is to support the educational aims and objectives of the university in fulfilling its wider mission to educate future leaders in the natural health arts and sciences. This includes the goal of broadening public awareness of holistic approaches to health. The libraries serve students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Library Policies

  • The circulating collection is available for checkout to current students, faculty, staff and alumni.
  • Access to the electronic resources are available on and off campus to current students, faculty and staff.
  • During normal operating hours, physical and electronic resources are available to members of the public or unaffiliated researchers. 
  • Patrons can check their account via their library catalog profile - it shows check-outs, due dates, and renewal options.
  • Resources can be returned at drop-boxes if the library is closed. 
  • There are no late fines, but once a resources is more that 3 months late, it will be considered lost and you will be asked to replace it, or be billed for a replacement.

Full Library Policies for Collection, Circulation and Instruction are available on MyBU on SharePoint

Library Staff

Ekaterini Papadopoulou
Library Director
(425) 602-3272

Margaret Holt
Library Assistant
(425) 602-3023

Andrew Smythe
(858) 246-9698

Susan Banks
Senior Librarian
(425) 602-3022
Arlene Gillis
Library Assistant
(425) 602-3393
Zemirah Lee
Senior Librarian
(858) 246-9656


CA Campus Address: Library Bastyr University 4106 Sorrento Valley Blvd. San Diego, CA 92121 Phone:(858) 246-9714 | Email: | Text:(425) 947-2486

WA Campus AddressLibrary Bastyr University 14500 Juanita Dr NE Kenmore, WA 98028 |  Phone:(425) 602-3020 | | Text:(425) 947-2486 | Chat: Chat with a Librarian

 Bastyr Library content may be used, remixed, tweaked, and built upon non-commercially, as long as BU is credited, and new creations are licensed under the identical terms.