SMU Student Handbook

Libraries of the University

The SMU Libraries offer access to over four million books and 300 online research databases. SMU faculty, students and staff can access these resources both on- and off-campus. There are a variety of study spaces in the six libraries on campus ranging from quiet spaces to collaborative study areas.

For further information, please visit the SMU libraries website at

Library Administration

Dean: Holly Jeffcoat
Phone: (214) 768-2401

Bridwell Library (Perkins School)

Director: Anthony J. Elia
Phone: (214) 768-1866

Business Library (Cox School)

Director: Sandy Miller
Phone: (214) 768-4107

DeGolyer Library (Special Collections)

Assistant Dean for Collections & Director: Russell L. Martin III
Phone: (214) 768-3637

University Archives

Archivist: Joan Gosnell
Phone: (214) 768-2261

Fondren Library Center (Main Library)

Director & Head of Research Services: Elizabeth Killingsworth
Phone: (214) 768-2329

Hamon Arts Library (Meadows School)

Director: Jolene de Verges
Phone: (214) 768-3813

Underwood Law Library (Dedman Law)

Associate Dean & Director: Gregory Ivy
Phone: (214) 768-3383

Ft. Burgwin Library (SMU-in-Taos)
Phone: (214) 768-0163


Last revision - 10 July 2019