- Ask A Librarian!
Get help in-person at our research help desks, via IM, text, email and phone. For more extensive research help, you can set up an appointment to meet with a librarian.
- Research Guides
Get subject-specific suggestions for resources and search strategies.
- Tutorials & Videos
Teach yourself how to do common research tasks and use library resources through these short videos and tutorials.
- The Learning Commons
Offers peer tutoring services and career consulting daily. No appointment necessary. Located on the 1st floor of the John T. Richardson Library.
Why Should I Ask a Librarian?
- Conquer information overload.
- Support your papers with reliable facts, evidence, and analysis.
- Learn the research skills you need to get better grades and excel in your career.
- Save time and find the most useful information quickly and easily.
- Meet your goals with personalized help tailored to your needs and interests.
Borrowing: Books and Media
You may borrow as many DePaul books as you like for four weeks, and renew them as often as you like (unless someone else recalls them). To avoid late fees or fines, logon and renew books online.
Our I-Share program allows you to request and borrow books directly from 90+ academic libraries in Illinois. Books usually arrive in 3-4 days. Learn how to search and request books from I-Share.
Movies and CDs
The DePaul Library has an in-depth collection of movies -- popular as well as documentaries -- and CDs across the music spectrum. You may borrow 2 DVDs (or videos) and 2 CDs at a time for one week.
Learn more about Borrowing Policies and Privileges