Ask Us

Ask Us

Ask Us

University Libraries is still here to help you succeed!

Our librarians are online and ready to answer your questions, helping you to successfully navigate your coursework and complete the semester, while our traditional, in-person services are suspended (See our COVID-19 Information Page).

Receive live help through our convenient Ask Us chat service, which is found on most of our website’s pages. A librarian will work with you in real time to get you the answers you need.

Librarians will be available to assist you during the following hours:
Mon - Thu: 9am - 8pm
Fri - Sat: 9am - 5pm
Sun: noon - 4pm

Intersession Hours for May 13 - June 9:
* Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
* Saturday and Sunday: No Chat Service
* Monday, May 31 - Memorial Day: No Chat Service

Summer Hours for June 10 - August 18:
* Monday - Thursday: 9am - 8pm
* Friday: 9am - 5pm
* Saturday and Sunday: No Chat Service
* Monday, July 5 - Independence Day: No Chat Service

Anyone needing assistance outside our Ask Us chat service hours may email us at to set up a method and time for us to connect with you, when it better meets your schedule. If you would like to connect directly to a librarian in your discipline, please read more about our Meet With a Librarian program; then consult our directory of Subject Librarians and send an email message to the expert in your subject area.



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If you are not familiar with how to connect to our online resources from off-campus, please consult our Connect from Off-Campus webpage before beginning your research.

Our goal is to help you during this difficult and confusing time in your college career. Eventually, things will return to normal. For now, please let our dedicated and knowledgeable librarians help you successfully complete your courses this semester.