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Research Assistance Services

Reference Services at WKU Libraries

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Find Help in the Library Research Guides

For research assistance within your topic, please try our WKU Research Guides. These guides are created by WKU Librarians to help you get started with your research projects and papers. 


Visit the Reference Desk at Cravens Library Commons

Get directions to visit us at the WKU Commons @ Cravens for in-person research assistance during most hours the library is open.  If you are visiting the WKU campus, refer to our Parking & Transportation website for campus maps & parking tips.



Contact Us


Phone: 270-745-6125

Text: 270-906-9555


Reference Services Staff

John Gottfried, Reference Services Coordinator
Phone: 270-745-6176
Email: john.gottfried@wku.edu

Amanda Hardin, Reference Services Specialist

Phone: 270-745-6115
Email: amanda.hardin@wku.edu

Allison Day, Weekend Reference Librarian
Phone: 270-745-6125
Email: allison.day@wku.edu



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 Last Modified 6/12/18