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Library Information for International Students

This guide contains helpful information for international students about using Galvin Library.

Research Help Service

RESEARCH HELP OFFICEPhotograph of the Research Help Office on the upper level.

The Research Help Office is located on the upper level, at the top of the main stairway. It is staffed by librarians and specially trained students. We can save you a lot of time and frustration, so ask us when you need help!

(312) 567-3616 | 


You can also schedule a research appointment with a librarian and receive specialized help with your research. Librarians can assist you with any level and any type of research you need to do. Appointments can last from 15 minutes to an hour. Research appointment online form


Galvin Library has subject librarians for every major area of study. Find out your who is your subject librarian and contact them for research help. 


Browse the Research Guide for your subject major or special topic to see what resources are recommended and who to contact for help in that area.


Library Workshop Calendar

To stay up-to-date on all of the library's offerings, check out the Workshop Calendar here!