UNM-Gallup Zollinger Library Operations

Everyone, regardless of vaccination status, is required to wear a mask at all times while in campus buildings (other than when eating and drinking in approved campus locations). The Library has disposable masks should you need one upon entering.

The Library will be closed from Thursday, December 23 to Monday, January 3 for Winter Break. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 4. In between the semester, the Library will be open Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Friday, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm and will be closed on Saturday and Sunday. On Tuesday, January 18, the Library will go back to semester hours, please see hours listed below.

Students may still make online requests for Research Assistance, Interlibrary Loan (ILL), and for the Library to purchase material for the collection. Request forms are located at: https://www.gallup.unm.edu/library/request-a-service.html. Select Students in the Services for drop-down box.

Faculty/Staff may still make online requests for Scanning of Materials for student access, Interlibrary Loan (ILL), Virtual Instruction. Visit, and for the Library to purchase material for the collection. Request forms are located at: https://www.gallup.unm.edu/library/request-a-service.html. Select Faculty/Staff in the Services for drop-down box.

You are welcome to call us at (505) 863-7531, if you have questions or need additional information.

Zollinger Library, 2022 Spring Semester Hours

Tuesday, January 18 - Friday, May 13

Monday through Thursday: 8:00am - 7:00pm

Friday: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Sunday: Closed

Holiday/Break Closures:

Monday, January 17, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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

Find Books, Ebooks, DVDs, Articles, & More Using LIBROS


Zollinger Library is located next to Gurley Hall.



Computer Lab

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


Conference Room

To reserve the conference room contact Jessica at (505) 863-7651 or jcpino@unm.edu


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.

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

Markos Chavez
Library Director
(505) 863-7608

Jim Fisk
Public Services Librarian
(505) 863-7616

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

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

Jessica Pino
Admin Assistant II
(505) 863-7651