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In-person Research Appointments

In-person research appointments are temporarily restricted as of April 8, 2021.

While there is limited access to on-site Library facilities, we will be offering in-person Research Appointments for users of the Archives and Special Collections and the Collaboratory.

Appointments are available Monday through Thursday from 10am – 4pm. Please submit your appointment request at least 2 days in advance.

Research appointments are designed to meet the needs of researchers who require access to specific equipment, collections, software or space, and for whom this need cannot be met through online resources and services.

If a request is made, which the Library can meet through virtual services, researchers will be directed appropriately.

All these appointments must be booked in advance.

To gain access to the Library Building, patrons are required to wear a mask at all timeshave their OneCard and complete a Health Screening. Students, faculty and staff are now required by the university to provide proof of vaccination prior to coming to campus. Please visit the university website for details.

Archives and Special Collections

We are providing access to Archives & Special Collections by appointment during the fall 2021 semester. We will be open for appointments up to 3 hours.

To make an appointment to access material in the University Archives & Special Collections, please complete and submit the Mediated Collections Access Appointment form, being sure to include the Call Numbers of the books or the Reference Codes of the material you would like to access, you can also include the URL to Library Books or Archives and Special Collections Materials. Please also provide contact information so we can confirm your appointment and provide you with information on protocols to access the library.

Book an Archives and Special Collections Appointment

Collaboratory


Collaboratory members can book an appointment for assistance with fabrication or fabrication training purposes, and AI/VR computing needs. All other meetings will take place online.

Appointment slots are available Monday to Thursdays from 10-4, contingent on availability of Collaboratory staff.

Book a Collaboratory Appointment