Western Libraries Tours

Tours & Orientations

New Students

Are you new to Western? If you would like a library tour, or an introduction to library services, please contact the Learning Commons Librarian for Student Engagement, Caitlan Maxwell.
Phone: 360-650-3174
E-Mail: caitlan.maxwell@wwu.edu

Western Libraries Tours

When Western Libraries buildings are open to the public, we offer guided tours led by library professionals which cover the following information:

  • An introduction to the Learning Commons, which is located throughout the Wilson Building and Haggard Hall.
  • An overview of library services.
  • An introduction to Special Collections and the Map Collection.

 

Interested in a tour?

  • Students: We are unable to offer in-person tours at this time. If you need more information, please email rws@wwu.edu or call (360) 650-3219. Please indicate if there are any accommodations we can provide.
  • Faculty: Please contact your subject librarian, email rws@wwu.edu or call (360) 650-3219. Make sure to indicate anything you would like to have highlighted and any accommodations we can provide.
  • Community Members / Visitors: We are unable to offer in-person tours at this time.  Once the Western Libraries buildings are open to the public again, you can contact us about possible visits and tours, including visiting Western Libraries for History Day or tour groups. Please read those guidelines here.

 

Can't attend a tour?

At this time we are not offering in-person tours, but you can click on the image below to take a virtual tour of Western Libraries!