Ask a Librarian

Research Assistance

Vol State Librarians are available to assist with your research needs. Below are all the ways that you can reach us.


Email or fill out the form below. We will respond as soon as possible, but please allow one business day for a response.

By Appointment

Schedule a virtual appointment with a professional librarian using Microsoft Teams Meeting (no download necessary). We will gladly accommodate your schedule during our operating hours.


Librarians are typically available Monday-Friday from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm at the Gallatin campus. Please call or email prior to your visit to ensure someone will be available to assist you. Phone (615) 230-3400 or email

Virtual Workshops

Virtual Workshops will return in Fall 2021.


Contact the Library

We welcome your questions as well as your feedback about library resources, services, spaces, seating, and events.