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Public Services

Public Services personnel provide a variety of services, including assisting patrons in the use of print and electronic resources, circulating materials, offering library instruction classes, and conducting searches of specialized online databases.

The department houses reserves, testing materials, AV media, general and subject-specific materials including encyclopedias, bibliographies, atlases, and dictionaries. The collection also includes telephone directories, college catalogs, and book review indexes, as well as other tools which embrace many academic disciplines. 

In addition to computerized indexes, computer terminals are also located in the Public Services area and are available for information and research needs of library users.

For further information, phone 337-475-5725 or


Reference Staff

Walt Fontane, M.L.S.
Assistant Professor/Head of Public Services

Sharon Castile

Library Specialist III


Graduate Assistants' Guide



Job Application

To apply for a job within the Public Service Department, please complete the attached application and either email it to Sharon Castille at or return it to the 1st floor librarians.

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