Schedule An Appointment With a Librarian

If you're having difficulty locating materials on a particular topic, would like personal assistance in negotiating the University of Chicago libraries, or simply need help beginning the research process, schedule an appointment a librarian. Sessions can include identifying appropriate resources (in various formats) and mapping out research strategies. To request an appointment, please complete the form below.

PLEASE NOTE: Our reference appointment service is limited to users affiliated with the University of Chicago (students, faculty, staff, and alumni). In order to do the necessary research and to accommodate your available times, we will usually need a minimum notice of 48 hours before the appointment time.

The Ask a Librarian service will be closed from November 26-29 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  We will be unable to scheduled consultations on November 30.

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