Located on the first floor of the Research Collections of the Wells Library, the Reference Department houses the main reference collection of the library, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, indexes, and bibliographies. The Reference Desk is staffed by librarians, professional and support staff who provide assistance with the Libraries' catalog, with hundreds of licensed networked resources and with any research or informational query or problem.

Wells Library Scholars’ Commons Reference Services Hours

In-person, chat/text, telephone

Fall and Spring Semesters
Sunday 11am-11pm
M-Tr 8am-11pm
Friday 8am-5pm
Saturday 10am-5pm

Summer Session
Sunday 1pm-9pm
M-Tr 9am-9pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 1pm-5pm

Campus holidays and break hours will differ. Consult the Wells Library Hours on the Web.

Updated: 28 April 2015

Wells Reference Blog

May 1st 2015 @ 2:05pm It may be summer, but we’re still here!
Wells Reference Blog

So it’s summer break so everything is closed, right? WRONG!

April 25th 2015 @ 5:42pm Picture Books for Everyone!
Wells Reference Blog

The end of the year is almost upon us. After Little 500, we have “dead week,” finals week, and the great departure.

April 6th 2015 @ 10:15am Discovering Indiana’s “Drowned Towns”
Wells Reference Blog

At one point in time, the Salt Creek Valley, located in Monroe County, was a rich bottomland that was home to hundred

April 3rd 2015 @ 6:24pm Survival Guide in Using the Library (When All You Want to Do Is Be Outside)
Wells Reference Blog

As of this week, spring has finally graced us Bloomingtonites with her presence.

March 27th 2015 @ 10:07am Spring and All
Wells Reference Blog

Now that Winter has turned to Spring and March is coming to a close we are ready to usher in April— “the cruellest mo

Contact Info

Wells Library W121
1320 E 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-8028
Angela Courtney - Head
(812) 855-1891

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