Special Collection specializes in Alabama
Baptist church history, and Samford/Howard College history.
Submit a Special Collection Research Request
Librarians will entertain any questions via email that are relevant to the
teaching and learning needs of the Samford community.   This may range
from answering brief, factual questions to guiding you through the beginning
steps of research.
Questions from Samford email addresses will receive a response
within 24 hours, Monday through Thursday. Questions asked over the weekend
or holidays will be answered within 24 hours of the first working day following
the day of the request. Questions from non-Samford email addresses will be answered as time permits.
Available during Reference Service hours
LIVE CHAT REFERENCE
Or add us to your contacts on these clients:
AIM (AOL): samfordreference
Google Talk: firstname.lastname@example.org
MSN Messenger: email@example.com
Yahoo Messenger: samford_reference
Chat service is available during Reference Service hours.
Librarians will entertain any questions relevant to the teaching
and learning needs of the Samford community.   Chat reference is best suited
to simple research questions. In-depth research consultations may be referred
to the Reference Desk.
You may set up an appointment for a reference consultation by completing the
online form, or by calling
the Reference Desk at 726-2196.
Reference consultations occur one-on-one with a reference librarian and usually
involve more time and in-depth assistance than might be available at the Reference Desk.