Reference - Ask Us!

Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library

Save Time! Ask a Librarian.  Reference Desk: (507) 933-7567

Reference Desk Hours - Fall and Spring Semesters

Monday - Thursday: 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Monday - Wednesday: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sunday: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm; 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hours vary during January and when classes are not in session.

Not in the library

  • E-mail (; please include your name and the best way to contact you.
  • Use this online request form to schedule an appointment for a one-on-one consultation with a librarian.
  • Call a reference librarian (507-933-7567).
  • Use the chat reference option.

Librarians help people:

  • Find information on a topic
  • Develop search strategies for papers and projects
  • Search library catalogs, article databases and the Internet
  • Locate facts and statistics

Gustavus Librarians 2011

L to R: Dan Mollner, Michelle Twait, Anna Hulseberg, Julie Gilbert, Barbara Fister, and Jeff Jenson.

Barbara Fister Barbara Fister
(507) 933-7553
Liaison areas: Biology, Chemistry, English, Physics, Scandinavian Studies, Diversity
Julie Gilbert Julie Gilbert
(507) 933-7552
Liaison areas: African Studies; Classics; Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies; Political Science; Religion
Anna Hulseberg Anna Hulseberg
(507) 933-7566
Liaison areas: Geography, Nursing, Philosophy, Psychology, Theatre & Dance
Jeff Jenson Jeff Jenson
(507) 933-7572
Liaison areas: Environmental Studies, History, Peace Studies, Sociology/Anthropology
Dan Mollner Dan Mollner
(507) 933-7569
Liaison areas: Art & Art History, Geology, Latin American, Latino & Caribbean Studies, Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Music, Peace Studies
Michelle Twait Michelle Twait
(507) 933-7563
Liaison areas: Communication Studies, Economics/Management, Education, Health & Exercise Science, Math/Computer Science