Research Assistance

Contact a Research Librarian by Email or Text Message

Use our "Ask Us!" page to search frequently asked questions by keywords or to ask us a new question. If you would rather use email, send it to If you have a complex question or need to send us an attachment, you can also email us at

Text us at 617.858.6187.

Contact a Research Librarian In Person or by Phone

Visit us on the second floor, call to ask a quick question, or make an appointment for in-depth research advice. Hours (during term time, except University holidays) are:

  • Monday-Friday, 8:30 am -6 pm

Call us at 617.496.AHTL (2485).

Research librarians will work with you to

  • Locate information
  • Develop a research strategy
  • Find relevant e-resources, books, and articles on any topic
  • Work on any research-related question, problem, or skill

Please contact the research services staff for more information, by phone at 617.496.AHTL (2485) or by email to