Information Services Desk


Reference, Research, and Government Information Services

The Information Service Desk is a central reference service responsible for offering informational and instructional services that teach patrons to use the collections and extensive digital resources at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign libraries. The Information Services Desk is staffed by librarians and staff from all disciplines and pre-professional graduate students from the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. 

Staff assist library users with their information needs and help develop effective strategies for finding and using library resources.

The Information Desk on the second floor of the Main Library and are happy to help you either in person, via email at, or through the Ask-A-Librarian Instant Message feature.