How can I get help from a Librarian?
At the library—Talk to someone at the reference desk on the second floor.
On the phone—Call the library at (859) 218-2048.
Chat—Use the Ask-a-Librarian feature on our website to Instant Message a librarian.
Text—Send us a question from your phone! (859) 904-2733.
Welcome to the William T. Young Library!
This research guide contains information about the library and the resources you will find here.
Places & Services in the library
Circulation Desk—Check out books and reserve group study rooms here. (1st Floor, Center)
Reference desk—Get help with research and how to use the library here. (2nd Floor, North Wing)
Copy Center—Document service center by Ricoh (1st Floor, Core 3)
Audio Visual Services—Check out DVDs or borrow a laptop (Basement)
Media Depot—Audio/Visual Recording rooms (Basement)
Periodicals—Find print copies of journal articles and magazines. (3rd Floor)
Bookshelves—Find print copies of books. (3rd, 4th, and 5th Floors)
Computer Lab—IT services has a computer lab in the basement of Young library (Basement)
Writing Center—Free individual and group assistance with writing and communication skills—be sure to make an appointment! They also host a weekly International Conversation Hour. (B-108B (basement), West Wing)
Quiet Study Areas—No talking allowed! (Outer Seating Areas on 3rd and 5th Floors)