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Whitaker Library at Chowan University : Contact Us

"A Tool For Your Success"

Fax:  (252) 398-1301

Mailing Address:

               Whitaker Library
               One University Place
               Murfreesboro, NC 27855

Library Hours

Fall and Spring Semesters

Monday – Thursday 7:45AM – 11PM
Friday – 7:45AM – 4PM
Saturday – 10AM – 4PM
Sunday – 2PM – 11PM

Summer Semester

Monday – Thursday 8AM – 5PM
Friday – 8AM – 4PM
Saturday & Sunday– closed

EXCEPTIONS will be posted on the library door. Closed most Holidays.

Library Staff Directory

University Librarian:

Georgia Williams
E-Mail -
Phone - 252-398-6439

M.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
B.S., Meredith College




Associate Director of Library Services and Special Collections:

Linda Hassell
E-Mail -
Phone - 252-398-6586

M.L.S., East Carolina University
M.A.Ed., East Carolina University
B.A., Meredith College
A.A., Chowan University




Reference Librarian/ Instructional Coordinator:

Sarah Bonner
E-Mail -
GTalk -
Phone- 252-398-6533

M.L.I.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
B.S., Western Carolina University




Music and Electronic Resources Librarian

Dr. James M. Guthrie
E-Mail -

D.M.A., Louisiana State University
Specialist Certificate in Studio Production, Berklee College of Music
Professional Certificate in Studio Production, Berklee College of Music
M. MUS., Louisiana State University
B. MUS., Louisiana State University




Public Services Assistant:

Deborah Baugham
E-Mail -
Phone - 252-398-6202



Public Services Assistant:

Frances Cole
Phone - 252-398-6592

B.A., Chowan University




Technical Services Assistant:

Will Metcalfe
E-Mail -
Phone - 252-398-1194

B.S., Chowan University




Library Assistant:

Sheila H. Kiker
Phone- 252-398-6203

A.A., Martin Community College

One University Place | Murfreesboro, NC 27855 | Phone: (252) 398-6212 | E-mail: