Reference Assistance

For the remainder of the 2023-2024 academic year: if you need reference assistance, please make an appointment with a librarian through the Ask-A-Librarian link on the Library’s home page, or contact Mengistu Lemma at

Reference Services

Professional reference staff is available to assist patrons with study and research. In general, retired librarian David Mayo, is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays to assist patrons with reference and bibliographical tools, whether they are located in the Library, online, or in the classroom. David Mayo and, the reference librarian in Richmond, are trained in theological research and welcome the opportunity to help you plan and conduct your study projects.

David Mayo is normally available at, office phone (980-636-1665) or in-person on Tuesday 12-4 and Thursday 1-5. Patrons may also sign up here for Zoom Reference appointments with the Reference or Instructional Resources librarians in Richmond.