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Library: Consult A Librarian

Research Consultation

Your librarians are happy to help with your research, and can assist you in a number of ways:

  • Stop by the circulation desk and ask to speak to a Reference Librarian. 
    • We are available Monday - Thursday, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm, and Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
    • We can assist you in selecting and searching in databases for journal articles, selecting appropriate subject headings to locate books using our catalog, and much more.
  • If you’d like to make an appointment with a specific librarian, please contact them (see below).
  • For reference assistance, you may also email us your query. Look for a response from a librarian within 48 hours, excluding weekends. The librarian will make every attempt to answer your question(s) or refer you to a source to obtain your answer.

Librarian Extension Departmental Liaison
Justin Banks 2557 Art; Exercise & Sports Science; Music
Barbara Cornelius 2536 Classics; History; Math & Computer Science; Physics
LadyJane Hickey 2237 Biology; Chemistry; Economics & Business Administration; Education; Political Science
Andrew Smith 2470

Communication, Media, & Theatre; East Asian Languages & Cultures; English; Environmental Studies; French; Gender Studies; German; Latin American & Iberian Studies; Philosophy; Psychology; Religious Studies; Spanish; Sociology & Anthropology; C/I; Honors

Library Information


Abell Library Center

900 N. Grand Avenue, Suite 6L

Sherman, TX 75090-4400

Phone: 903-813-2236

Fall 2017 Hours
Days Times
Monday 7:45 am - Midnight
Tuesday 7:45 am - Midnight
Wednesday 7:45 am - Midnight
Thursday 7:45 am - Midnight
Friday 7:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday Noon - Midnight
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