FAQ: What Assistance is Available for People NOT at WTAMU?


How can off-campus students and faculty, and also community members not nearby, get assistance from the Government Documents Department of the Cornette Library?

By telephone to (806) 651-2204: Assistance available over the telephone includes checking availability of specific titles, answering ready reference questions, and doing preliminary research to determine the amount of material available on a particular subject.

By e-mail to cottoson@wtamu.edu: Assistance available via e-mail includes checking availability of specific titles, finding government information online, answering ready reference questions, and doing preliminary research to determine the amount of material available on a particular subject. Guides to government information available online can be found at Government Information.

Documents found will be held at the Documents Desk for one week. Faxes and photocopies are generally not provided. Patrons unable to visit the Cornette Library themselves to borrow or photocopy documents should consult their local library about Interlibrary Loan procedures.

Students may also refer to Frequently Asked Questions about general library services for students in online-only classes.