For more information call (309) 556-3900.
Consult with library faculty for any type of research assistance or questions you may have.
Library Faculty are on call
Monday - Thursday: 9am - noon, 1pm - 5pm, 7pm - 9pm
Friday: 9am - noon, 1 pm - 5pm
Library users are welcome to make appointments in advance with the library faculty member who specializes in the appropriate subject area (Library Liaison) or are welcome to simply visit or phone (x3900) the Help@Ames Desk or ask a question by email.
Get help from Student Assistants in navigating the library's physical collection, as well as the ever-growing world of electronic information.
Student Assistant Hours in the Information Commons
Monday - Thursday: 8am - 1:30am
Friday: 8am - 10pm
Saturday: 10am - 10pm
Sunday: 12:00pm - 1:30am
The Ames Library reference collection can be used to:
Reference contains a large collection of specialized encyclopedia, statistical information, and resources to lead you to quality resources and a better understanding of new ideas.
The workstations in Information Commons feature:
Additional software is installed on computers throughout The Ames Library.
Located in the Information Commons area are:
Please help us save our natural resources and reduce our costs - remember to print double sided to save paper. Faculty have endorsed this concept for your assignments.
The Instruction Lab is available for library classroom instruction. It is:
To schedule the Lab for instruction sessions, please contact your Library Liaison.
You can reserve one of the project rooms to:
Reservations may be made in advance at the Help@Ames Desk, located on the entry level, or by calling (309) 556-3900.