Reference Services

Drop in Service:

Reference services are available at all times that the Library is open. Please seek assistance at the Circulation Desk when the Reference Desk is not staffed. Librarians and Reference Assistants will help patrons with questions regarding the collection, facilities and information sources available here and elsewhere.

Library Instruction & Extended Sessions:

Faculty wishing to arrange Library Instruction for their classes may do so by contacting the Head of Reference Services, Sarah Woolf, at or 617-731-7080.

Students and others are welcome to schedule an appointment with the Head of Reference Services when an extended or in-depth session is desired.