Struggling on a research assignment? Help is here! The library offers research assistance free of
charge. Whether you're having trouble finding books, articles and
statistics or need help navigating the library's databases, we can guide
you. Stop by our Loop Reference Desk or Research Help Desk at the John T. Richardson Library or contact us through our
Ask-A-Librarian email and IM reference services. We're happy to
answer your questions.
For lengthy or complex questions, schedule a research consultation to
work one-on-one with a librarian. We can provide individual help with
your research when you need it and we'll spend the time it takes to help
you find what you need in a friendly and efficient manner.
Here's what some former students have said about our research consultation service:
"The great thing about the DePaul Library staff is that they really
seem to take an active interest in the student's topic and are willing
to pick up the instruction from where the student is and go forward."
"…I have the highest regard for the library staff. In my experience it
is singularly the best service available to students. MY HONEST
Don't spend hours at home struggling! Schedule a research consultation this quarter. Call, IM or email, or come in to make an appointment.