Library Instruction Sessions

Library instruction offers students information on resources and services available from Cornette Library. Sessions are keyed to a particular library assignment so students learn how to use appropriate print and electronic sources to find books, periodical articles, government documents, and reliable websites. Evaluation and citation of sources are also covered.

To schedule a session, please contact Pippin Macdonald at (806) 651-2214 or

Please see the Instruction Calendar for checking availability when scheduling and checking the date/time of your scheduled session.

For further information please see the Library Instruction FAQ

Research Assistance

The library provides personalized research assistance with major research problems as well plagiarism resources. For research assistance:

Course Guides

What is a Course Guide? A Course Guide is a website the library will create that points students to relevant library resources and services for that specific course.

Please visit our Course Guides list to see examples.

If you wish for the library to create a Course Guide for your students, please contact your department's liaison librarian or Bob Smith.

Course Reserves

Have course readings that you want to ensure all students have access to? Place an item on Reserve or Electronic Reserve.

For further information, direct questions to Josh Edwards at or (806) 651-2226


  • Check out up to 100 items for 120 days each.
  • 3 renewals allowed.
  • Have other individuals checkout items for you by using our proxy services

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Interlibrary Loan

Need a book or article we don’t have here? We can usually get it for you from another library through Interlibrary Loan. For finding materials beyond our search boxes and databases, try WorldCat.

Request an Item

Access from Off Campus

WT faculty & staff can use library resources from anywhere. Just use the same login as for SSO. If you have any problems, please let us know.

Study Rooms

The library offers rooms for individuals, 1-3 person groups, and 4+ person groups.


Pippa's Coffee Shop is the library's own coffee shop. Pippa's offers coffee, tea, cookies, Pop-Tarts, etc.

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Suggest Purchases

Faculty are invited to suggest a purchase that will support the curriculum.

Suggest a Purchase

Additional Services and Resources

The library also offers assistance to faculty members for incorporation of information literacy into coursework. The library has also created specific topic guides to aid in course creation:

We are a Federal Depository Library