Service Category: Research Consultations
Name of Service: Research Consultations
Who is eligible to use this service?
Full-time and part-time faculty, staff and students
When is this service available:
Appointments are generally scheduled between 8:30am through 5:30pm Monday through Friday, but exceptions may be made if there are extenuating circumstances. We will attempt to accommodate distance learners by providing consultations via telephone, online chat/conferencing or email.
Monday – Thursday, 7:30AM – 11 PM; Friday 7:30AM-8:00pm
Name: Rita Mitchell
Title: Information Literacy Librarian
What is a research consultation?
A research consultation is a one-on-one appointment with a librarian for extensive, in-depth research assistance. If you need more help than can be provided at the reference desk, or from the live chat with a librarian service, a research consultation appointment may be the right option for you. We will do our best to match you with a librarian who has some expertise in the subject area of your research.
During a Research Consultation a librarian can:
- Help you formulate a research strategy
- Demonstrate effective searches in the library catalog
- Suggest strategies for searching specific databases
- Help you search the Web for relevant and reliable information
- Explain how to gain access to material held at other libraries
How to Use this Service
To sign up for a research consultation appointment, please fill out the request form: Research Consultation form
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