Stop by the Research Help Desk at the John T. Richardson Library or the Loop
Library to get in-person help from a librarian. See our Library Hours for Research Help Desk hours.
Lincoln Park (773) 325-7863
IM your questions to a librarian via the AskALibrarian chat widget. Our chat service is available whenever our Research Help desk is open.
Use our Ask A Librarian email form
to submit your question. You will receive a response from a librarian within one business day.
Text a Librarian at 773.570.2275
For more complicated research projects, you might prefer to make an
appointment to meet individually with a librarian for up to an hour.
Or call the Research Help Desk at the
John T. Richardson Library (773) 325-7863 or Loop Library (312) 362-8432.
Get answers to frequently asked questions
Ask a Librarian services are available to all students, faculty,
staff and alumni of DePaul University. We will also answer questions
from the general public that are directly related to the University or
DePaul Library's collections and services.