Library Directory & Location – Shorter University

Campus Numbers

315 Shorter Ave.
Rome, GA 30165

Library Phone Numbers: 706-233-7296
or 770-748-0231, ext. 7296

Library Fax Number: 706-233-7999

Main Campus Phone Numbers:
706-291-2121 (local)
770-748-0231 (toll-free)

Campus IT Helpdesk: 706-233-7400

Librarians can be reached toll-free at 770-748-0231 + extension. Local numbers are 706-233 + extension.


John Shaffett
Library Director
John Shaffett received a B.A. History Education, a M.A. History, both from Southeastern Louisiana University, and a M.L.I.S.-Library Science from Louisiana State University. Currently,  he is a Ph.D student in the Humanities at Faulkner University.
John Rivest John Rivest
Librarian, Cataloging/Reference
John Rivest received a Bachelor of Church Music degree from Shorter College and the Master of Science in Library Science and Master of Musicology (Historical Musicology) degrees from Florida State University.
Gaffney, Kaitlin
Public Services/Online Services Librarian
Kaitlin Gaffney received a bachelor of Theological Studies from Elmhurst College and a Master of Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama.