Academic Partnership in Public Child Welfare Resource Library

Arkansas Tech University's Child Welfare Resource Library is located on campus in Witherspoon 367A. The library is available to DCFS employees, Tech students, and others interested in Child Welfare issues. Library hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Arrangements can be made for extended hours.

Resources In The Library Include:

Training Materials
Audio-Visual Equipment

To check out materials, find assistance researching a topic, inquire about availability of Arkansas Tech University resources, or request the purchase of new resources material, contact:

Ashley McCool

(479) 968-0466

For a complete list of current holdings please contact Ashley McCool.


The Child Welfare Resource Library is funded by Title IV-E through the Arkansas Tech University subcontracts with the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and the Department of Children and Family Services.

University Partners With DCFS Include:

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
University of Arkansas, Pine Bluff
University of Arkansas, Little Rock
University of Arkansas, Monticello
Arkansas State University
Arkansas Tech University
Harding University
Philander Smith College
Southern Arkansas University

Child Welfare partnership activities at Arkansas Tech are administered through the Behavioral Sciences Department, Dr. David Ward, Department Head, and the Rehabilitation Science Program, Beth Morris, Principal Investigator and Title IV-E Coordinator.