Hamilton Library will provide the resources, technology, instruction, and personal service that support the information needs of the Franklin College learning community.
We are here to help you. Contact us when needed.
Ruth E. Dorrel, MA
How can Ruth help you?
Students, Faculty, Staff…Want to learn more about Franklin College? Ruth will help you navigate resources, such as The Franklin (dating back to 1834), yearbooks, sporting and event files, and more. She can also locate information for all past FC students, faculty, and staff.
Jessica M. Mahoney, MLS
Instruction and Reference Librarian
How can Jessica help you?
Students…Need help locating or accessing resources for a class assignment? Jessica will help you create a research plan, including constructing search terms, determining which library databases to use, evaluating resources, and citing information.
Faculty, Staff…Would you like to schedule a library session for your class? Jessica will work with you to customize a session that best fits the needs of your students. Additionally, she will help you determine the best resources and search strategies for your students.
Denise M. Shorey, MLS
Director of Library Services
Phone: (317) 738-8160
Rebecca L. Wallace
Acquisitions and Invoicing Coordinator
Phone: (317) 738-8164
How can Rebecca help you?
Students…Want to see a specific resource on the library’s shelves? Contact Becky if you would like to request the purchase of a library resource, such as a book or DVD.
Faculty, Staff…Would you like to request the purchase of a resource for class? Contact Becky if you would like to request a purchase for class, such as a book, DVD, or other materials.
Rachel Marie Walters
Public Services Coordinator
Phone: (317) 738-8166
How can Rachel help you?
Students…Trying to find a book in the library? Need to use resources that your professor has on reserve? Rachel can answer these questions and direct you through the library’s collections.
Students, Faculty, Staff…Do you need a resource that we don’t have? Rachel will help you borrow materials, such as books, articles, and DVDs, from other libraries. She will assist you with all of your interlibrary loan requests.