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At the Reference Desk

  • 9am-5pm Monday-Friday during the regular school year. Hours during summer and interim sessions vary.

On the 2nd Floor

  • Monday-Friday afternoons you can get help locating scores or requesting things from Special Collections at the 2nd floor service window.

From afar

Individual research appointments

Make an appointment  by contacting the Music and Performing Arts Librarian, via phone 217.244.4072 or email

***Reference service is intended for students, faculty, and staff of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If you are not affiliated with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, we can reply to your query only if it concerns unique resources of the University Library.***

Help with fines and overdues

Library-related matters such as circulation and fines questions can be directed to the Circulation Desk 217.333.1173.

Mechanics of Research and Writing

Cite things properly

Manage data

Help Guides & Workshops

Tech Tips