Provides research assistance outside Library in other locations around campus & extension centers. The purpose is to provide reference service assistance where students get other academic services, plus to be aware of the Library location and other library services & resources.
Librarians have been scheduled in the Writing Center and the Learning Commons / Tutoring during Fall & Spring semesters 2013 - 2016. Beginning Fall 2016 a librarian has been scheduled at the West Campus Learning Commons. In the Fall 2018 semester Librarians have been scheduled in the Science / Math Success Center at the request of Science faculty during times when several research assignments happening.
The Roving Librarian's task is to circulate through a roving location, be visible, approachable, and politely seek out those who may need library research help or information needs.
Remember to take the following items with you when scheduled for Roving:
The following are best practices for roving while in the Learning Commons: