Hours & Contact Information

  • How can I contact or get information about a particular department or unit in the library?

    On the Library's website, from the left red Main Menu follow the Departments links.
  • Do you offer an email reference service, or how can I contact a reference librarian via email?

    The Odum Library offers a Live Chat service. If you are trying to contact a particular reference librarian see Reference Services for individual telephone numbers and email addresses.

    On the Library's website from the left red Main Menu follow the Departments > Reference Services.

  • What are the library's hours?

    The library's hours are posted at http://www.valdosta.edu/academics/library/about/hours-of-operation.php. Alternately, you can follow the Hours of Operation link in the upper right corner of the Library's Home Page.
  • What are the holiday hours or hours during the academic break?

    Holiday and other academic break hours are provided in the Hour of Operations link as posted on the Library's website right gray column labeled "Office Hours".
  • What are the hours for Reference service?

    Library Reference service hours are available in selecting Live Chat from the left red "Main Menu" on the Library's website.

  • What is the library's location?

    The mailing address is:

    Odum Library, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA 31698

    The bottom page Directories and Maps link lists campus maps, parking information and driving directions.  This brief Library Physical Access summary has details helpful to persons with disabilities including handicap parking.

  • What is the phone number for Circulation/Reference?

    The number for Circulation is (229) 333-5869. Call Circulation for questions concerning loan renewal, fines or library privileges. The number for Reference is (229) 333-7149. Call Reference with any questions concerning the library's holdings or for quick reference service. These numbers and others are listed on the Library's website > Contact Us found toward the bottom the left "Main Menu".
  • How can I contact a particular staff member who works at the library?

    Consult the library's Staff Contact Directory .

    Select Odum Library's website > About Us > Staff Contact Directory.