Reference service is provided by librarians throughout the University Libraries. Librarians are always scheduled at the Reference Desk in the Reference Department at each campus during regular university hours.
Ask a Librarian: Email a librarian with your research questions. Response time is usually within 6 hours.
Schedule an In-Person Reference Appointment on Queens Campus via Timetrade. (New!)
One-on-One Reference Appointments: To make a one-on-one Reference Appointment, contact Prof. Lucy Heckman, Head of Reference, Queens Library or Prof. Lois Cherepon, Staten Island Library. You may also contact a Librarian Subject Specialist to schedule a private or small group research consultation.