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Research Assistance Services

Reference Services at WKU Libraries...

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For research assistance within your topic, please try our WKU Research Guides. These guides are created by WKU Librarians to help you get started with your research projects and papers. 


Visit the Reference Desk at Cravens Library Commons

Normal Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday: 8 am to 10 pm
Friday: 8 am to Midnight
Saturday: 9 am to Midnight
Sunday: 1 pm to 10 pm

Get directions to visit us at the WKU Commons @ Cravens for in-person research assistance during most hours the library is open. We also provide assistance at our other locations. If you are visiting the WKU campus, refer to our Parking & Transportation website for campus maps & parking tips.

Check for changes to library hours of operation before visiting!




Contact Us


Phone: 270-745-6125

Text: 270-906-9555



John Gottfried, Reference Services Coordinator
Phone: 270-745-6176
Amanda Hardin, Reference Services Specialist
Phone: 270-745-6115
Allison Day, Weekend Reference Librarian
Phone: 270-745-6125







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 Last Modified 9/8/17