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This guide is designed to help faculty and staff of the UT Extension Service gain a better understanding of the resources and services available through the University Libraries.

Library Resources for UT Extension and AgResearch Staff


This website has been especially designed for the faculty and staff of UT Extension Service. These links will further explain the services of the University Libraries. We look forward to helping you serve the people of Tennessee.

If you need assistance, please contact Peter Fernandez.

You can also get assistance with our AskUsNow! service.

We provide specialized research and library support for UT employees.  We offer consultations virtually or face-to-face, instant messaging and email support, as well as distance and in-person workshops.  Our areas of specialty include research databases, finding library materials, locating sources that are difficult to find, and using social media for extension.  Contact us!

Questions? Contact us!

Assistance is available:

In person: Ask for assistance at the Pendergrass Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine Library.

By phone: (865) 974-7338 for telephone reference service at the Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine Library. You can also text us at (865) 320-9885.

Via the Libraries' Web site: Ask questions of the UT librarians though AskUsNow, a link to live, interactive assistance.

You can e-mail the Pendergrass staff at, or chat with us from the IM box on the left-hand side of our pages.

Make an appointment for in-depth research consultation: subject librarian listings.


Faculty and staff have a one-year loan privilege for books. To borrow materials in person, use your UT ID card. To renew items by telephone, you may call 865-974-4351 ext. 0 *Check to see what you have checked out, renew materials, and place holds online using the "My Account" feature in the online catalog.

Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Librarian

Peter Fernandez
(865) 974.2886
A113 Veterinary Medical Center
Knoxville, TN 37996-4541
fax: 865.974.4732
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