Walk back toward staircases to the information desk. Feel free at any time to ask the reference staff questions that you may have about doing research or using the library including our many online resources.The Research and Information Services unit is the University Library’s central hub for research assistance, leading patrons to the discovery of library resources, government and information statistical data, and expert research help. They support the educational mission of the university by approaching reference programs and services from an instructional perspective, and by fostering user independence and the development of information literacy skills.
The Library serves their diverse patron population by being their advocate on library technology and service initiatives and by selecting resources that benefit a wide range of researchers.
Research and Information Services supports the service mission of the university by extending the library’s reach to the local community and beyond, assisting users around the world and on our campus with our unique collections and through our commitment to free and ready access to information. Public computers, scanning, and printing stations are available throughout the libraries.