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Services for Students

  • Assistance with citation styles If you need basic help with APA, MLA, or other citation styles, the library staff are happy to help. The Writing Lab can assist with more detailed requests.
  • Assistance with computer technologies – As staffing permits, we will gladly help you with using Microsoft Office suite (i.e. Word, PowerPoint) , Canvas (our online course delivery system), or technologies that you might use for class work.

Services for Faculty

  • Library orientations – The librarian is happy to visit your class or host your class in the library to learn about print and/or digital resources. Please let the librarian know two weeks in advance (if possible) so that they can tailor the instruction to your class's needs.

  • Library tutorials – The library staff are keen to make the research instruction accessible to all students. Please visit our YouTube channel and our subject guides to find help with accessing and evaluation information. If you would like a custom video or handout for your course, please contact the Library Director.

  • Embedded library services – The library staff is happy to help you brainstorm assignments and assessments that engage students with library resources and information literacy. We are happy to consult with you potential open educational resources (OERs) to enrich your teaching.

Library Features

  • Document Printing & Scanning – We have a copier/scanner located near the stairwell entrance. At the present time, printing is free.

  • Computers for Library Users – We have a small computer library for all Simmons College faculty, staff, and students. The computers are equipped with high speed Internet and the Microsoft Office suite.

  • Research Assistance – The library staff are happy to assist you with your research needs, with print and digital library sources as well as sources on the open web or at neighboring library. Be sure to check out our Subject Guides to find resources in your major.

  • Inter-Library Loan (ILL) – If a item you need is not available in the Simmons library, we are happy to request it from another library. Please allow up to three weeks for book requests and 48 hours for article requests. Please check the library catalog first and if the item is not available, fill out this form to request an item via inter-library loan.


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1000 S. 4th St. Louisville, KY 40201

PHONE: (502)-776-1443 ext. 5117



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Monday – Friday

1018 South 7th Street

Louisville, Kentucky 40203

(502) 776-1443

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