Research Support

Get help with your research questions and the resources you need to find what you’re looking for.

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Whatever your question, send it here and we’ll make sure it gets to the right person. You’ll receive a response within 48hrs.

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Visit the Ask Us Desk

Stop by the Desk! Our friendly staff can help you get on track.

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Chat with Us

Virtual help. Real people.
Use the red tab at the bottom of our website.

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Book a Research Consultation

Meet with a Librarian for in-depth support with your research.

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Attend a Workshop

Attend one of the Library’s workshops. Register on ExperienceBU.

Do-It-Yourself Help

Research Guides

Recommended resources by program, course or special topic.

Video Tutorials

Short lessons on various research topics.

Writing & Citing

Find style guides, citation management tools, and writing resources.

Specialized Support

Data, GIS & Map Support

Systematic Reviews & Evidence Syntheses

Archives Support

DSL Tutorials

Makerspace Support