Research, Instruction & Digital Scholarship
Research service in The College of Wooster Libraries is available to all members of the College and its communities. The department is staffed by several librarians, each specializing in a set of curricular areas, as well as by trained student assistants. The department's primary purpose is to guide students, faculty, staff, and the general public in conducting effective research using resources available to them.
Research Desk Hours
Desk located on 1st floor of Andrews Library
- Monday-Thursday - 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
- Friday - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Saturday - 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
- Sunday - 1 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Timken Science Library
Ask at the Circulation Desk for the Science Librarian
- Monday-Thursday - 8 a.m. - Midnight
- Friday - 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
- Saturday - 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
- Sunday - Noon - Midnight
The reading room is open to the public during regular hours. Reference requests should be directed to either:
Research Consultation Appointments
Individualized research consultations with librarians in their areas of expertise are available, by appointment, to all College of Wooster students, faculty, and staff. Whether you are just starting your First-Year Seminar project, are working on your IS, or are just having difficulty locating relevant material, the librarian will be happy to plan a meeting with you for up to an hour, to discuss and review appropriate research strategies and library resources.
To request a research consultation, please complete the online Research Consultation Request Form.
Librarians Staffing the Research Desk
|Mark Christel||Director of Libraries||2483|
|Zachary Sharrow||Science Library||2280|
|Stephen Flynn||Research, Instruction & Digital Scholarship||2154|
|Mark Gooch||Research, Instruction & Digital Scholarship||2522|
|Julia Gustafson||Research, Instruction & Digital Scholarship||2315|
|Collection Management & Discovery Services||2487|
|Elys Law||Research, Instruction & Digital Scholarship||2443|
|Denise Monbarren||Special Collections||2527|
- Special Collections Librarian, Denise Monbarren, 330-263-2527