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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Staff of Department of Library Public Services (DLPS) - Debbie LaMastus

Debbie LaMastus

Debbie LaMastus

KY Government Information & Law Specialist

Office:  3 Helm Library
Phone:  (270) 745-6107


I came to Western in Sept. of 1989.  Since then I have received an Associate of Arts in paralegal studies and a Bachelor of Art in Interdisciplinary Studies.  One of my main responsibilities is to maintain the Kentucky Documents “Govt Ky” section by ordering and cataloging the collection located on the ground floor, Helm building. For 2 years I was the Kentucky Representative to the Notable Documents Board where I chose and annotated titles for the annual Notable Document article in the Journal of Government Information. I wrote an article in Kentucky Monthly on KERA.  Also on the KERA Web site team. I am in charge of binding all Federal Depository materials and Kentucky Documents. I have the responsibility of supervising student assistant by hiring, scheduling, timesheets and training.  I order all Federal and State tax forms.  Please feel free to contact me if you need assistance.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14