Reference Desk

Library Front Desk

Our mission is to support the library's mission by facilitating access to information through direct personal service to library patrons, and by supporting the University's instructional program through the provision of formal and informal library and bibliographic instruction. We introduce students, faculty, administration, and staff to strategies of research and resources available and to teach them how to use them effectively.

Research Assistance

Guiding patrons to resources and ensuring the development of necessary patron skills to meet class and research needs.

Library Instruction

Instructing classes, groups, and individuals in accessing and using research tools in order to develop life-long information seeking skills.

Interlibrary Loan

Providing access to materials and resources located outside the Library.

Library Faculty

Amy Bessin, Doug Butler, Suzanne Gehring, Morgan Tracy, Jennifer Walz

Reference Desk Hours

Monday - Thursday 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fridays   12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturdays  2:00 pm - 10:00 pm