William H. Sheppard Library
William H. Sheppard Library was completed in 1956 and houses approximately 200,000 volumes of books, e-books and other resources. It also houses the media area and archives. It provides office space for library staff, as well as space for book stacks, book processing and media services. In 1989, the Ashel and Merle Jackson Communications Complex was annexed to the facility.
Library Hours of Operation
MONDAY – THURSDAY:
8:00 A.M. – 10:00 P.M.
8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
6:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Closed for holidays.
Summer session hours will be posted.
Library Staff Directory
Ms. Amelia Thornton
Technical Services Librarian
205-349-4240 x 3249
|Mrs. Evelyn King||Public Services Librarian||[email protected]||
205-349-4240 x 8850
|Ms. Daphane Hood||Library Assistant||[email protected]||
205-349-4240 x 8857
|Rev. James Dumas||Media Director||[email protected]||
205-349-4240 x 8862
Please email us at [email protected] or use the form below.
Our librarians strive to answer emails within 24 hours, and in many cases, even sooner.
If you would like to contact us by phone, please call 205-366-8850. Contact information for individual staff members may be found here.