J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library

Research/Reference Help

The library is here to save you time and help you succeed! We help with all aspects of library research from getting started with the process, to searching for peer reviewed articles, industry standards, technical papers, and more.

  • In Person in the Library's Lobby—Our Student Research Consultants (SRCs) are highly-trained students who are available to answer your research questions. No appointment necessary.
  • By Text—906-379-9579
  • Email FormAsk Us!
  • By Telephone—906-487-2507
  • Chat—Use the chat box on this page to ask a question anonymously. We will respond promptly during Research/Reference hours.

Need More Research Help? Schedule a Consultation.

The Library offers librarian consultation services to any patron looking for in-depth research assistance. To schedule a more in-depth research consultation, fill out the Consultation Request Form and a librarian will contact you to confirm your appointment.