Ask a Librarian

Text Messaging 224-357-6350 (22helpme50)

We are happy to announce the McFarlin Library now offers reference help through text messaging. Send a text to 224-357-6350 to receive answers to short, quick questions during the hours when the reference desk is staffed. In cases of technical difficulties, answers may be delayed; if you need an immediate response, please call the reference desk.

In Person

The Reference Desk is open and staffed during the following hours when the library is open (check hours here):

Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


  • McFarlin Library Reference Desk: 918-631-2880
  • Special Collections: 918-631-2496


A response to your question is usually sent within 24 hours on weekdays only. E-mail reference questions are not answered on the weekends; you may send a question on weekends, but do not expect an answer until the following weekday.

Questions concerning the Law Library, its policies and collections, should be directed to the Mabee Legal Information Center.