- Administration: (423) 425-4506 email@example.com
- Check Out Desk: (423) 425-4501 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Information Desk: (423) 425-4510 email@example.com
- Research and Instruction: (423) 425-2671 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Interlibrary Loan: (423) 425-4739 email@example.com
- Library IT: (423) 425-5279 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Reserves & Scanning: (423) 425-2731 email@example.com
- Special Collections: (423) 425-4503 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Studio Desk: (423) 425-2219 email@example.com
- Writing and Communication Center: (423) 425-1774 firstname.lastname@example.org
UTC Library Directory
Dean and Department Heads
The Library Dean and Department Heads support the University and Library mission of teaching, learning, research, and service through the provision of a range of activities including: strategic planning, budget planning and execution, human resource management, space planning, development activities, and more. Staff members strive to provide services effectively and efficiently, and welcome new ideas and experimentation to continuously improve our service to the UTC community.
The Administrative Services Department supports the University and Library mission through the provision of a range of activities including: budget planning and execution, human resource management, facility maintenance, space planning, supply ordering, outreach and communications, and more.
The Collection Services Department comprises the following key functions within the UTC Library: acquisitions and cataloging; electronic resources; document delivery and interlibrary loan; stacks maintenance; course reserves; and special collections (rare books, manuscripts, university archives.)
Desks and Patron Experience
The Desks and Patron Experience Team checks out basic equipment, handles questions regarding library accounts and fees, and offers virtual assistance and training on using library resources, campus technology, research skills, and techniques.
The Information Technology team at UTC Library provides a variety of hardware and software support for the community.
Research and Instruction
The Research and Instruction Team develops and teaches both general and course-specific instructional sessions tailored to specific research needs or library resources. The Research and Instruction Team partners with UTC faculty to teach students information seeking and evaluation skills necessary to be effective 21st Century researchers.
Special Collections acquires, preserves, and provides open access to rich cultural heritage resources that document Chattanooga, the state of Tennessee, and the South including the history of the University.
UTC Library's Studio (3rd Floor) is a workspace for innovative technology and media creation. Produce a documentary, prototype your invention, digitize that old box of slides and everything in between. We have 24 work stations loaded with specialized software and dedicated spaces to make your dream projects into reality. We also have faculty and staff to help you get started regardless of your experience level.
Writing and Communication Center
Come to the Writing and Communication Center in Library 327 to work with our writing consultants, UTC students trained to offer feedback on writing for any discipline. We also offer feedback on creative and workplace writing. Consultation sessions, as well as use of our computers and writers' resources, are free. All UTC students, faculty, and staff are welcome.