Until further notice, access to the Zollinger Library is restricted to UNM students, staff and faculty by appointment only.

Appointments can be made online through the appointment request form or please call (505) 863-7531.

Appointments are available Monday - Thursday (9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.) and Fridays (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

In addition to an appointment and a properly worn facial covering or mask, the daily COVID screening submission confirmation will be required for library entrance. Social distancing is a requirement—no group study space is available.

Help us keep everyone safe by following all staff directions.


What we offer

Zollinger Library provides a variety of services and resources that support the University's instructional programs and users' needs for personal enrichment and recreation. Knowledgeable staff are available to organize library materials, to help users locate information, and to assist them in using print and online resources and computer equipment

The library contains a computer lab, a conference room and group study rooms. In addition, the facility houses books, videos and periodical titles.

UNM-Gallup Zollinger Library Tour

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Zollinger Library is located next to Gurley Hall.


Zollinger Library

Computer Lab

In the computer lab, students can access various electronic databases and other online resources.

Library conference room

Conference Room

To reserve the conference room contact Kay at (505) 863-7651 or kmiller3@unm.edu or contact Cecilia at (505) 863-7608 or cdstafford@unm.edu

Physical Education Complex building

Study Rooms

Several quiet and comfortable study rooms are available to students for study or to work on research. Study rooms are equipped with large screen monitors that interface with laptops to provide screen-casting abilities.

Office Hours

Fall /Spring Semester Monday-Thursday:
8 am to 7 pm
8 am to 3 pm
8 am to 3pm;
Sunday: Closed
Summer Semester Monday-Thursday:
8 am to 7 pm
8 am to 3 pm
Between Semesters Monday-Thursday:
8 am to 5 pm
8 am to 3 pm
Days Closed Sundays, Martin Luther Jr. King Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Break & Winter Break

***(The computer lab is always shut down 1/2 hour before closing.)***

Library Information

  • Library cards for UNM students, faculty and staff are their current Lobo ID (in lieu of a Lobo ID, another form of current photo ID) is required to borrow materials, equipment and study rooms. Community members must have a current photo ID to apply for a library card and when borrowing materials.
  • Library orientations and database trainings from a librarian or staff member are available for classes and students or other campus groups. Please schedule in advance by contacting Jim at (505) 863-7616 or fiskj@unm.edu
  • Interlibrary loans are available for UNM Gallup students, faculty and staff. Requested materials usually arrive within a week or two, but may take longer; please allow up to four weeks.
  • Computer lab may close for orientations, campus training or other reasons. No services are provided in the computer lab, so please ask for a librarian who can provide research assistance.

Library Staff

Cecilia D. Stafford
Library Director
(505) 863-7608

Jim Fisk
Public Services Librarian
(505) 863-7616

Kay Miller
Adm. Asst. II & Acquisitions
(505) 863-7651

Yolanda Chavez
Library Info Specialist 1
(505) 863-7701

Stephanie Hood
Library Info Specialist 1
(505) 863-7653

Jessica Pino
Library Info Specialist 1
(505) 863-7628