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Library Services at Thigpen Library

Thigpen Library @ Cookeville: Hours and Services

Welcome!

Information about the library specialists and library hours for each site is listed below. If you have any additional questions or problems accessing any of the content in this guide, please contact the Gallatin campus library at 615-230-3400 or librarian@volstate.edu; additional contact information is available here. To access the library's website, go to volstate.edu/library or access the library directly from eLearn using the Library Resources & Support box in every course and on your homepage.

Cookeville Higher Education Center

Thigpen Library - Cookeville features an open computer lab in Room 206; see here for lab information. Please call the Thigpen Library - Cookeville's main phone line at 931-520-0551 and ask to be transferred to the Library. You can email the Cookeville Library at Cookeville.Library@volstate.edu

Library Specialist hours for the Fall 2021 semester:

  • Monday: 8:00am - 1:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 12:00pm and 2:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 1:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm and 2:30pm - 5:00pm

Your Cookeville Library Specialist is Suzanne Swain. She can be reached at 931-520-0551 and ask for the Library or toll-free at 800-563-8220 (ask to be connected to the library). The library specialist's hours above may change due to staffing and student needs. Research appointments may also be made with a library specialist outside of those designated hours or virtual reference appointments can be made with librarians at the main library.

If a library specialist is not present, students are encouraged to contact the main library using the Ask a Librarian page.

Virtual research consultations can be made by appointment with librarians at the main library in Gallatin; they will be held via Microsoft Teams (no software download is required).

Library instruction services are provided: faculty, please contact Teri Terranova, Instruction Librarian, to schedule a session, or fill out this form

  • 615-230-3406
  • Teri.Terranova@volstate.edu

Suzanne Swain, EDS

Suzanne.Swain@volstate.edu

931-520-0551 and ask to be transferred to the Library

Cookeville Higher Education Center

Cookeville Higher Education Campus (CHEC) library features an open computer lab in Room 206; see here for lab information. Please call the CHEC library's main line at 931-520-0551 ext. 4650 for general questions.

Library specialist hours for the Fall 2021 semester:

  • Monday: 8:00am - 1:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 12:00pm and 2:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 1:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm and 2:30pm - 5:00pm

Your Cookeville library specialist is Suzanne Swain. She can be reached at 931-823-7065 (X5247) or toll-free at 800-563-8220 (ask to be connected to the library). The library specialist's hours above may change due to staffing and student needs. Research appointments may also be made with a library specialist outside of those designated hours or virtual reference appointments can be made with librarians at the main library.

If a library specialist is not present, students are encouraged to contact the main library using the Ask a Librarian page.

Virtual research consultations can be made by appointment with librarians at the main library in Gallatin; they will be held via Microsoft Teams (no software download is required).

Library instruction services are provided: faculty, please contact Teri Terranova, Instruction Librarian, to schedule a session, or fill out this form

  • 615-230-3406
  • Teri.Terranova@volstate.edu

Library Specialist

Ask a Librarian

 Stop by the ASK desk at your campus library
 Call 615-230-3400
 Email librarian@volstate.edu for research assistance
 Email circulation@volstate.edu with other library questions
 Meet with us by requesting a Research Consultation Appointment