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We want to hear from you! Email reference-flint@umich.edu with any questions, including research help, archival materials, and to report access issues. We'll respond by the end of the next business day.

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Call the Reference Desk with your research questions: (810) 762-3408

Call the Circulation Desk with questions about borrowing and renewing, course reserves, interlibrary loan, and library access: (810) 762-3400 during Thompson Library hours.

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Text us from your mobile device at (810) 407-5434. Text messages only, standard SMS rates may apply.

Visit Us

Visit the Circulation Desk for questions about borrowing and renewing, course reserves, interlibrary loan, and library access during Thompson Library hours.

Drop by the Reference Desk for in-person research help from a librarian during Reference Hours.

Both desks are located on the 3rd floor of the library, right at the entrance.

Library Instruction

Please complete the Library Instruction Request Form to request an instruction session or video tutorial, or contact Liz Svoboda, Instruction Coordinator, directly.

Genesee Historical Collections Center (GHCC)

The GHCC is the archive for the University of Michigan-Flint. It is located on the second floor of the Frances Willson Thompson Library. Visit any time during the GHCC open hours, or make an appointment. You can also check out the digital archives.

Email Callum Carr, Archivist or call (810) 762-3402 with any questions or to schedule a time to come in.

Find a Librarian

Librarians work collaboratively to ensure all subject areas and needs are covered. Find contact information for individual librarians on the staff directory.

Systems Status

Library Outages: See the current status and scheduled maintenance of library systems and online resources.