Launders Science Library, located in Madill Hall, supports study and research in the physical and natural sciences, psychology, technology, and the history of science. The science library is home to a teaching space for library and general instruction, the Science Writing Center, and the Elberty Spatial Analysis GIS Lab. It also provides all students with access to high-quality scanning equipment, Naturalist Packs, and many spaces for quiet study.
Research Assistance at Launders
Science Librarian Gwen Cunningham offers research assistance to help students find the best information available on their topics. Some ways she can assist students include choosing appropriate databases, developing search strategies, keyword selection, evaluating sources, using interlibrary loan to acquire materials, using RefWorks and generating citations, as well as answering any other questions you may have about our library resources. Gwen provides in-class library instruction as well as research support to faculty. Reference and research assistance services are available Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm with flexibility to schedule outside these hours.