Public Services (PS) is one of the divisions at Blazer Library. This division serves the students, faculty, staff and the community at large in their quest for using the library resources, services, and the Library as a whole. Departments and services in the division of Public Services are the Reference Department, Circulation Department, Curriculum Department, Government Document Services, Inter Library Loan Services, and Library Instruction Services.
To accomplish the objectives of Public Services, the division utilizes the Reference Department to provide scholarly research assistance and general information quest of students, faculty, staff and the community. Circulation Department provides circulation services to library patrons. Library users check books in and out of the library in this department. The circulation department also houses the Reserve materials. Government Documents in the Public Services division manages all the Federal government publications and make them available to patrons. Where the library does not own material needed by our patrons, the Inter Library Loan Services provide the opportunity and service of borrowing such material throughout the United States for patrons’ use. Bearing in mind that the young, particularly P-12 students are the future of tomorrow, and also the importance of educating high quality teachers for these levels, Curriculum Department of Public Services provide P-12 books, text books, and teacher education material to Library users. In order to familiarize Blazer Library users with the various resources and services in the entire Library, Library Instruction provide continuous instructional sessions for patrons as requested.
An expanded services called KILT empowers patrons to become life long learners.
For additional information about Public Services email the Head of Public Services, Nkechi Amadife at firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Services Faculty and Staff:
Head of Reference and Public Services Department/Library Instruction Services Coordinator
502-597-5930 Reference/Circulation Librarian
502-597-6859 Library Assistant II/Circulation Coordinator
502-597-6824 Reference/Education/Curriculum Librarian
502-597-5868 Circulation Library Technician/Stacks Maintenance
502-597-6858 Reference/Government Documents Librarian