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Instructional - Guide to the Booher Library for Southwest Faculty: Home


This informational guide about the Booher Library is a designed with Southwest faculty in mind. If you don't get your question answered here, please reach out to us at and we will be happy to help.

New for Fall 2022

Faculty: If you visit the Deanery after 5pm Monday through Thursday or on weekends during the library's "restricted" hours, please note that the front door will be locked. Please ring the bell and our staff will let you in. 

Temporary Location at the Deanery

You may have noticed the Booher Library is under construction. We have a temporary space set up just up the street known as the Deanery at 509 Rathervue Place.

Photo depicts the front of the Deanery, which is the temporary location of the library. It is a white house with four pillars out front. Photo credit: Keela Vaughn

Hours of Operation

Quick Link to Book Request Form

We will retrieve items for you from the Deanery shelves and the APTS library. Use the library's discovery tool, Seeker, to search for items. Once you find what you need, use this form to submit your request. Don't see what you need? Write us at and describe what you are looking for.

How to Contact the Librarians

Have a question for the librarians? Please email us at

Photo depicts a place to sit in the Deanery, near the new book section in the sunroom on the second floor. Photo credit: Alison Poage

Library Staff

Alison Poage

Booher Library Director

Duane Carter

Booher Library Assistant Director and Electronic Resources Librarian

Marlon Patterson

Booher Library Access Services Librarian

Tommy Lim

Access Services Intern

Arlyn LaBelle

Access Services Intern