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Winter Break Research Help

Librarians from Oswego will be available from 10am - 4pm, Monday through Friday during Winter Break. You can reach us:

  • In person
  • Via email
  • Via Zoom (by appointment only)

If the library is closed for inclement weather, in-person research help will be unavailable, but we are still happy to assist you via email or Zoom.


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  • Available 24/7
  • Hours that are not staffed by Oswego librarians or peer reference assistants are staffed by academic librarians at other schools.

Other help options

What Can I Ask?

  • Where should I look for sources?
  • Could you help me brainstorm a research topic?
  • How can I broaden / narrow my topic?
  • How can I tell if a source is trustworthy?
  • I'm having trouble using a database or other library resource. Can you help?
  • How should I format this citation?

...and more!

Student asks her question at the Research Help Desk.