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Hours and Contacts

Fall Hours:

Mon - Thurs:  7:30 am - midnight 
Fri: 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat:  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm - midnight

Hours will vary for breaks, intersessions, late nights & holidays .

Phone: 785.628.4434
Fax: 785.628.4096
Contacts Directory
Mailing Address:
   Forsyth Library
   600 Park Street
   Hays, KS 67601
Physical Address:

   502 South Campus Drive
   Hays, KS 67601-4099

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involves the pre-order searching of materials requested for purchase, the ordering of materials, the receiving of materials, and the processing of invoices involving such purchases. This means working with a number of vendors, operating within state contract guidelines, monitoring all acquisitions accounts for accuracy, handling problems when the wrong item is received, and finding books which are out-of-print.
Jean Wesselowski
Head of Acquisitions  
Sharolyn Legleiter
Acquisitions Assistant (am)  


In support of the academic program at Fort Hays State University, the Cataloging Department builds and maintains a bibliographic database to enable users of the library to locate materials in all formats in the library's collections. The department catalogs, classifies, and processes library material in all formats acquired by Forsyth Library  and its Archives and Special Collections Department .
Sherry Severson, Cataloging Librarian / Digital Content Specialist


 Electronic Resources

involves labeling books and other materials, mending of books and other materials, preservation of library materials, processing periodicals and graduate theses for binding, series authority work, copy cataloging of serial print monographs.
Jennifer Sauer, Electronic Resources / Copyright Librarian



orders and maintains the print and microfilm journal collections.
Nona Barton, Serials Librarian 
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