Availability

Reference Librarians will generally be available from 8:30am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday, to respond to requests. Use the email form to submit your research question after hours. Consult a subject guide for suggested resources on topics ranging from New Testament Studies to Methodist History.

What can I ask?

This service is intended to answer the following types of inquiries:

  • Requests for brief factual information
  • Information about the library's holdings and services
  • Citation verification
  • Information on the selection and use of electronic databases and resources
  • Guidance on how to begin library research for a term paper or class project

Instant Messaging

Use the widget on this page or logon to Meebo, AIM, Yahoo, or Google Talk to reach us at "AskDivRef." You may also text a message to (919) BUZZDIV.