Stafford Campus Library

The Stafford Campus Library is a branch of UMW Libraries, and it operates under the direction of the University Librarian at the Simpson Library on the Fredericksburg Campus.  The Stafford Campus Library is an excellent place to study, to work with class groups and teams, and to get friendly professional assistance with research for all kinds of assignments.

Contact Information

Stafford Campus Library
University of Mary Washington
121 University Blvd.
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
Phone: 540-286-8025
Fax: 540-286-8040

Stafford Library Staff

Paul Boger Stafford Library Manager 540-286-8066
Elizabeth Heitsch Reference and Instruction Librarian 540-286-8057
Nicole St. John Library Assistant 540-286-8033
Danielle Willgruber Library Assistant 540-286-8009

Stafford Library Hours

The Stafford Campus Library hours are now listed on our new Hours and Directions page.


The Stafford Library is located on the second floor of the South Building at the Stafford Campus of the University of Mary Washington. Please see the Stafford Campus Map and Directions for directions and parking information.


The Stafford Library provides access to books, periodicals, and electronic resources in the fields of business and education. The Library owns selected ERIC documents on microfiche from 1966-1990 and a complete set from 1991-2003. A Children’s Literature Collection of fiction and nonfiction books routinely displays winners of the Newbery, Caldecott, and Coretta Scott King Awards.

EDCI 589 and 590 Research Project Archive

Print copies of EDCI 589 and EDCI 590 Research Projects are archived and available at the Stafford information desk for use within the Stafford Library. Projects are arranged by call number and are searchable by Title, Author and Subject in the UMW Libraries’ Catalog.

For more information on our searching the project archive, details on formatting and binding paper copies of your project, and our digital 589/590 archive project, please see the “Education – Stafford” subject guide.

Guests and Alumni

The Stafford Campus Library is open to the public and alumni, and you are welcome to use our collections within the library.  Those wishing to check out books must obtain a Guest Patron Card or use the Interlibrary Loan services at their public library to request materials from our collections.  Guests and alumni can also use the Libraries’ online databases and e-books but only inside the library; outside of the library, access to e-resources are restricted to UMW students, faculty and staff.

For more information on the services and resources available to our visitors, please see our Alumni guide or our Guest Users guide.