The Xavier librarians are happy to offer chat reference assistance via instant messaging (IM) to Xavier University students, faculty, staff, and guests.
How Do I Do It?
It's simple! Just type your name in the form below and click the Ask button. A librarian will be with you soon.
When Can I Use This Service?
- Monday-Thursday:10am to 5:30pm
- Friday: 10am to 1:30pm
- Saturday: 9am to 4pm
- Sunday: not available
Hours may be subject to change during holidays, breaks, and finals. To see exceptions to normal hours, check the library's hours page.
What Kind of Questions Can I Ask?
Use this service to ask simple, quick questions that can be answered in brief responses. Some responses may appear as 2 messages. To ask lengthy questions or questions requiring lengthy, detailed answers, please email us.