Access Services “develops and provides services that connect library users to library resources. It is the primary point of contact for library users. It strives to make the library user’s experience positive and rewarding” (A Framework for Access Services Librarianship, American Library Association).
Access Services provides services in circulation, course reserves, use of library spaces and technology, printing, information, and interlibrary loan. Other functions of the department are shelving of material, stack maintenance, special projects, opening and closing the library, and the supervision and scheduling of student workers.