Reference services

Spring regular hours: February 1 - May 8

Available by Zoom or web chat on the Murphy Library homepage.

       Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

       Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

       Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Also available by Email or Appointment.

Special hours: April 4, May 9

       No Zoom/Web chat

Finals week: May 10 - 13

Available by Zoom or web chat on the Murphy Library homepage.

       Monday - Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Also available by Email or Appointment.

Special hours: May 14 - 23

        By Email or Appointment

Why a librarian?

Reference librarians can help you effectively utilize the information resources, tools, and services of Murphy Library and beyond, and save you time in the process!

Reference librarians maintain particular expertise in the 300+ databases and 6000+ books/e-books that make up the Murphy Library reference collection, and we are happy to assist you in taking advantage of these powerful, time-saving tools. Click here to see the latest additions to the reference collection!  

We can also teach you how to find relevant and appropriate information resources and use the services of the entire library.

Beyond that, we can help you navigate and utilize the whole world of information resources that's available to you here at UWL.

We're eager to help you, please contact us!