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UTHSC Library reference staff are available Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm to answer your questions online. If we are not online, here are some ways you can get in touch:

By Texting

Send your questions to: (901) 730-6733

Text messages are checked during business hours, 8 am - 5 pm. Most questions will be answered within 20 minutes. Note that charges from your cell phone provider may apply. These charges vary among plans and among telephone providers.

By Phone

Local: (901) 448-5404
Toll-free: (877) 747-0004


By Email

Send emails to E-mail is checked Monday through Friday, 8am - 5pm. Most questions will be answered within 24 hours, although response time depends on the nature of the question.

In Person

Feel free to stop by to see us anytime during normal desk hours. If you need help with a more complex research question, we recommend scheduling an appointment with your college or department assigned liaison librarian. Individual consultations are available for UTHSC faculty, staff, residents and students only. 

Last Published: Nov 16, 2018