Library staff are always happy to answer your questions or give assistance with any of the topics listed in this guide.
For additional assistance with assignments or research, please see the resources below.
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 appointments will be held on Microsoft Teams or BB Collaborate. You will receive a link to your appointment before the appointment is to begin.
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 email@example.com, or call 902-457-6250.
This service will run 11AM - 3PM Monday to Thursday. When the service is running, you will be able to chat directly with MSVU Library staff. You can get help with things like library account login issues, citation resources, simple research help questions, and more.
Because the service is aimed at providing quick service to basic questions, you may be referred for a research help appointment if it is determined that more in-depth help is required.
*Please note the last day for this service will be December 9th.
An online chat-based reference service provided by Novanet libraries.
Novanet Live Help Hours:
Service runs September 26th - December 9th
|10AM - 10PM||10AM - 6PM||4PM - 10PM|
Closed September 30th
Closed October 10th
Closed November 11th
Monday - Thursday
Saturday (beginning October 8th)
|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|