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Department Office Information

BYU Department of Geography


690 Spencer W. Kimball Tower (KMBL)
Provo UT 84602
Phone: 801.422.3851
Email:geography@byu.edu
Office Hours: 8am - 5pm, Monday - Friday
Closed for Devotional on Tuesdays
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Homework Boxes

The homework boxes are located in the elevator lobby, mounted on the wall right next to the entrance to the department office (room 690). All homework must include Name, Date, Professor, Class. Homework is collected from the boxes Monday - Friday at 5pm and is marked with a stamp showing it was turned in that day. Anything submitted after 5pm will be stamped for the next weekday.

Check Out Materials

The following materials are available for checkout in the office:

  • Textbooks for Geography courses
  • Compasses
  • GPS Units
  • Calculators

Check Out Policy

The items may only be checked out for two hours at a time and you must leave your BYU ID card with the secretaries while you have the item.
If you need to check anything out for more than two hours the following items are available for check out in the HBLL:

  • GPS Units (Go to the Science & Engineering Desk on level 2)
  • High Sensitivity GPS Receivers (Go to the Geospatial Services & Training Office on level 2)
  • Compasses (Go to the Geospatial Services & Training Office on level 2)
  • Globes and maps (Go to the maps area on level 2)

Talk to the Science and Engineering Help Desk to access other map tools such as their:

  • Tracing table
  • Magnifier
  • Scaled rulers
  • Corner rulers
  • Acreage estimator
  • Land sectioning tools
  • Coordinate grid reader and protractor
  • UTM & MGRS coordinate tools

Professor's Publications

As Geography Professors publish information about their research, samples will be posted in the display case by the geography lab. Talk to the professor to pick up full copies of the articles.