NMSU-A Townsend Library

(575) 439-3650
Library & Media Services Staff

Library Hours

Monday – Thursday7:45 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday7:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday - SundayCLOSED

Summer Hours

Monday – Thursday7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday - SundayCLOSED
Closed Campus Holidays
Memorial Day Monday, May 30
Independence Day Monday, July 4

David H. Townsend Library

The David H. Townsend Library contains almost 40,000 books, 70 magazine/journal subscriptions in print with several thousand more online through various databases, nearly 1,000 New Mexico State documents and several thousand audio visual titles. The present library building was completed in 1982. It was officially named “David H. Townsend Library” on October 30, 1992. David H. Townsend was a history professor at NMSU-A, as well as Branch Campus Director from 1978-1982, and remains a long-time library supporter.

Mission Statement

By promoting information literacy and providing resources and services, David H. Townsend Library supports the academic goals of New Mexico State University at Alamogordo in serving its diverse communities.

Library & Media Services Staff

Phone (575)-
Townsend Library439-3650libraryNMSUA@nmsu.eduMain Desk
Dr. Sharon Jenkins439-3806dJenkins@nmsu.eduDirector of Library Services
Lyn Johnson439-3820lyn@nmsu.eduLibrary Specialist
David Wagner439-3653dMalloy@nmsu.eduLibrary Assistant
Jasmine Martin439-3655chiChi@nmsu.eduMulti-Media Specialist