Help with Library Research

Research Help

Research Help service is offered via email (, web conferencing (book an appointment), and in-person, by appointment.

Winter 2021:

  • Mon - Friday, 10 AM - 8 PM online, 10 AM - 6 PM on-campus by appointment.
  • Saturday, 12 Noon - 6 PM - email service (no on-campus service)
  • Sunday, 12 Noon - 4 PM - online appointments (no on-campus service)

Please check the monthly calendar for holidays, intersession hours, and other exceptions.

Book a Library Visit

Book a Library Visit

We’re open again on campus! Book a Library visit here to find a quiet study space, use a computer, print class readings, borrow books, get an ID, find research help in-person, and more. Before booking, be sure you’re logged into your MSVU Office 365 account.

"Curbside" Pickup: MSVU students, faculty, staff, and community members can access the Library's print materials by request without having to book an appointment. View the 'Curbside" pickup and delivery service details here.

Book an On-Campus Research Appointment

If you would like to make an appointment to receive research help in person, book an appointment here.

Please keep in mind this appointments are made at least 24 hours in advance and you must also book a visit to the library in preparation for your visit to campus.

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


Library Webinars

Students working on laptops
photo credit: Mike Avery, Mount student

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