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We strive to be as helpful as possible when assisting patrons with research and make every effort to help patrons learn to independently use research resources and evaluate results.

Research Guides Book a Research Appointment

On-Demand Research Help

Research Help Desk & ASK: Chat with a Librarian

Monday to Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Drop-In In-Person Research Help

Please note: the Research Help Desk is closed and will be resuming regular hours on Monday, January 8th, 2024.

Need help? Book an appointment below!

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Need help now? Try the Ontario-wide Ask: chat with a Librarian service.

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Monday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Research Help Desk

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You can find the following assistance at our Research Help Desk:

  • Research Assistance
    • We will assist patrons in the selection of key words and subjects, instruct them in the use of research tools, and offer techniques to critically evaluate sources.
  • Citation Assistance
    • We will help find the correct citation style, locate style guides and help interpret examples.
  • Printing
    • We will help patrons learn how to set up and use their own printing account.

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