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


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

This guide was last updated on August 2, 2022

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

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

Hours of Operation

Library Staff

Alison Poage

Booher Library Director

Duane Carter

Booher Library Assistant Director and Electronic Resources Librarian

Marlon Patterson

Booher Library Access Services Librarian

Part time staff

Chloe Santiago, Patron Services Intern

Erik Evenson, Library Assistant

Booher Library Renovation

Photo depicts the Booher Library renovation on 7-7-2022. Photo credit: Alison Poage