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Research Consultation

Your faculty Librarians are happy to help with your research, and can assist you in a number of ways:

  • Stop by the Circulation Desk and ask to speak to a Reference Librarian. 
    • They are available Monday - Friday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
    • They can assist you in selecting and searching in databases for journal articles, selecting appropriate subject headings to locate books using our catalog, and much more.
  • If you’d like to make an appointment with a specific librarian, please contact them.
  • For reference assistance, you may also email your query. Look for a response from a Librarian within 48 hours, excluding weekends. The Librarian will make every attempt to answer your question(s) or refer you to a source to obtain your answer.

You may also stop by the Research Help Desk to receive assistance from a student Peer Research Assistant:

  • Monday - Thursday - 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
  • Friday - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Sunday - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Liaisons by Librarian

Librarian Extension Department / Discipline
Justin Banks 2557 Art; Exercise & Sports Science; Music
Barbara Cornelius 2536 Classics; History; Math & Computer Science; Physics
Greg Dawson 2559 East Asian Languages & Cultures; Environmental Studies; French; German; Latin American & Iberian Studies; Sociology & Anthropology; Spanish
LadyJane Hickey 2237 Biology; Chemistry; Economics & Business Administration; Political Science
Andrew Smith 2470 Communication, Media, & Theatre; Education; English; Gender Studies; Philosophy; Psychology; Religious Studies; C/I; Honors
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