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Thigpen Library @ Springfield: Hours and Services


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; additional contact information is available here. To access the library's website, go to or access the library directly from eLearn using the Library Resources & Support box in every course and on your homepage.


Thigpen Library @ Springfield is located in Room 231 on the second floor and incorporates a computer lab; see here for computer lab information

Other services include 2-Hour laptop lending, book and movie checkout, calculator lending, phone chargers for use, as well as other amenities on request. Any questions about what Thigpen Library @ Springfield has to offer, please contact your library specialist below!

Library specialist hours for the Fall 2022 semester:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Tuesday 12pm – 4:30pm

Your Springfield library specialist is To Be Announced. He can be reached at 615-433-7030, (X7018) as well as room 231/231A on the second floor of the Springfield campus. 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.


Springfield library specialist TBA (

615-433-7030, extension 7018

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

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 Julie Brown, Librarian, to schedule a session, or fill out this form


Library Specialist

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Becky Frank
Thigpen Library, Room 128

Need Help?

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