Ready Reference

Call (901) 415-2790

  • What is Ready Reference?
    • Providing answers to questions that can be attained from a definite source in three to five minutes.
  • What are some typical topics?
    • Road Distances Between Cities
    • Quotations
    • Schools and Colleges
    • Elected Officials
    • Government
    • Etiquette
    • Foods, Nutrition, and Recipes
    • Film, Television, and Music
    • Science and Math Basics
    • Phone Numbers, Addresses
    • CrissCross Information
    • Automobile Values
    • State Symbols
    • Birth/Death Dates, Addresses for Famous People
    • Local History Highlights
    • International Currency Conversion
    • Much More. . .
  • What are some useful websites?
  • How do I contact LINC about Ready Reference Services?
    • You can call, fax, or email us, or you can visit our InformationLINC Desk at the Central Library.
    • Memphis/Shelby Co. Public Library and Information Center
      3030 Poplar Ave.
      Memphis, TN 38111
      Phone: (901) 415-2790
      Fax: (901) 323-7206
      Email: lincref@memphislibrary.org
      Hours: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM, M-Th
      10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, F - Sat
      1:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Su