Help with Library Research

Research Help Hours

January 10 - 31

Online (email or appointment) 10am - 7pm 10am - 5pm 11am - 3pm -
Live Help ( chat service staffed by employees from all the Nova Scotian university & college libraries) 10am - 10pm 10am - 6pm -

4pm - 10pm


Research Help Appointments

Meet for advice on defining your topic, developing your research strategy, or locating and using subject-specific sources. 

Research Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. 

Online Research Appointments

Online appointments will be held on Microsoft Teams or BB Collaborate. You will receive a link to your appointment before the appointment is to begin.

On-Campus Research Appointments

Due to COVID 19 precautions, there are no on-campus appointments in January 2022. This service will resume on February 8th at a limited capacity. This is to help ensure the health and safety of all.

Please e-mail if you would like to make an on-campus appointment.

Please check in at the Library front desk no more than 5 minutes before your appointment is to begin. You must observe all public health protocols during your appointment. This is not a drop-in service.

If you need to cancel an on-campus appointment, please contact us at, or call 902-457-6250.

Novanet LiveHelp

An online chat-based reference service provided by Novanet libraries.

Information about Live Help

Contact the Library

The Mount Library
15 Lumpkin Rd
Mount Saint Vincent University
Halifax, NS B3M 2J6


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