Ask a Librarian


During fall and spring semesters, librarians are available online during the following hours:

  • Mon.-Thurs. 10am-2am
  • Friday: 10am-9pm
  • Saturday: 10am-6pm
  • Sunday: 2pm-midnight


Text the library at 828-202-8536


Please check the hours calendar to see when each location/desk is staffed.

In Person

Librarians are available weekdays for research help at the Belk, Hickory, and Music Library main service desks.

More Help

Find Your Librarian

Contact a librarian directly by finding the liaison librarian for your department.

RAP Session

Schedule a RAP Session to meet one-on-one with a librarian (in person in Boone or online) for research help.

Email Us

Email the Libraries using this form and we'll route your message to the right person for a quick response.

App State Online

Learn about targeted services for online learners.

Special Collections Research

The Special Collections Research Center can assist with archives, manuscripts, and rare books research.