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Help with Library Research

Research Help Hours


Monday - Thursday
Saturday (beginning October 8th)
Email 10am - 4pm 10am - 4pm 12 - 4pm
In-person drop-in 10am - 2pm 10am - 2pm 12 - 4pm
In-person research appointment 10am - 7pm 10am - 1pm 12 - 4pm
Online research appointment 10am - 7pm 10am - 1pm  
Exceptions: Research Help services are closed Monday, October 10th.


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

Please check in at the Library front desk no more than 5 minutes before your appointment is to begin. This is not a drop-in service.


If you need to make a short notice on-campus appointment cancellation, please contact us at, or call 902-457-6250.

Novanet Live Help

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

About Novanet Live Help

Novanet Live Help Hours:

Fall 2022

Service runs September 26th - December 9th

Monday-Thursday Friday Sunday
10AM - 10PM 10AM - 6PM 4PM - 10PM


Closed September 30th

Closed October 10th 

Closed November 11th