In-person and telephone research help provides assistance at the Connection Center Desk in the Conaton Learning Commons. Research help shifts are staffed primarily by librarians with graduate students covering part of the Friday and all of the Saturday shifts.


  • Monday - Thursday: 10am to 7pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 12pm
  • Sunday: 2pm to 6pm

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Faculty, staff, and students can also contact a librarian via email, IM/Chat, and text.

Research Consultations

Consultation services are available by appointment at times convenient for faculty and students. Contact a specific librarian for this service. Consultation services are available for individuals or small groups; over the telephone, in-person or through online chat; and in the library or in a faculty/staff member's office.


Research help is provided by all of the librarians and is coordinated by Vicki Young at (513) 745-4804