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 firstname.lastname@example.org; 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 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 during for the Spring semester are:
Virtual research consultations can be made by appointment with librarians at the main library in Gallatin; they will be held via Zoom web conference software.
Research assistance is *always* available: 24/7 via chat and text (615-956-2275).
Library instruction services are provided: faculty, please contact the John Hitchcock, Upper Cumberland library specialist, to schedule a session.
Thigpen Library is currently in the process of hiring a full time Librarian to serve the Upper Cumberland and to be based at CHEC.
Please contact Thigpen Library in Gallatin via phone, email, or 24/7 chat and text services to obtain assistance. Visit Livingston campus for in-person services.
The Vol State at Highland Crest in Springfield Library is located in Room 231 and incorporates a computer lab; see here for computer lab information.
Library specialist hours during Spring 2020 semester:
If a library specialist is not present, Highland Crest students are encouraged to contact the main library using the Ask a Librarian information.
615-433-7030; then ask for extension 7018
Highland Crest library specialists are on-site approximately 25 hours per week in fall and spring to assist with class assignments and library resources. The library specialists' hours above may change due to staffing and student needs. Research appointments may also be made with an individual library specialist outside of those designated hours or virtual reference appointments can be made with librarians at the main library.
Library instruction services are provided: faculty, please contact a library specialist to schedule a session.