Contact a Librarian

Ask a Reference Librarian


By Chat

Can’t get in to the Library, but still need help from a librarian?
Live Chat with a Librarian – Hours of service: Monday – Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
You can now “chat” with a librarian in real-time using our chat service by clicking the bubble below.

By Phone

Phone the Library at 409.763.8854 Ext. 115 any time during regular library hours: Monday, Friday – Saturday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; Tuesday – Thursday, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm.

By Email

Send your reference questions via email to a reference librarian. Questions will be answered in the order in which they are received and as soon as possible (generally within three working days – Monday through Saturday). If we cannot quickly answer your question, we will let you know.

If you have a mail service set up on your computer or device, simply click the link above.

From Hotmail, Yahoo, or similar Internet email program, copy and paste the address into your email message “To” line, and type “Reference Question” in the subject line.

Please include the following in your message:

1. Your first name
2. Your city and state of residence
3. Your question