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Library hours? Call number locations? Text your librarian!

Library hours? Call number locations? Text your librarian!

Text Reference

Use Text A Librarian to get quick answers to all library related questions such as hours, call number locations, etc. The pilot service is available during library hours for service questions and reference desk hours for research questions.

How do I text the library a question?

  • Start your text message with ucrlib and send it to 66746.
    Example: ucrlib what time do you close tonight?
    (Standard text messaging charges apply)

What kinds of questions should I ask through text?

  • Simple, quick questions that we might answer in a text message or two.
    Ask more in depth questions at a reference desk, over email, or on our “Ask a Librarian” chat reference service.

How fast will you answer my question?

  • We will answer as soon as possible when the library is open.
  • We will reply to off-hour questions at the beginning of the next service day.

This is a pilot project. We will be assessing and updating it as we learn more about your needs. Your comments are important to us. Please text us what you think.

Last modified: 5/6/2013 10:51 AM by W. Watkins

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