What is a Library Research Consultation?
Research consultations are one-on-one blocks of individualized, uninterrupted time with the reference librarian on how to effectively use the library for research. Consultations maybe held in person or virtually. Priority is given to Alamance Community College students. If you need more immediate assistance, please contact the library at 336-506-4116 or stop by the reference desk for assistance.
What is covered during a research consultation?
It depends on your assignment and what kind of information you may need.
The following areas may be covered during a consultation:
What is NOT covered during a research consultation?
How long do research consultations last?
Consultations may last from 15 minutes to one hour depending on the nature of the assignment.
How do I contact the library to schedule a consultation?
Email the library at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment or fill out the consultation request form here. Please allow two business days for us to get back with you.
Please include the following information in your request:
What do I need to bring to the research consultation?
When are research consultations available?
Research consultations are available during library operating hours. If you need an evening appointment, appointments will be made depending on staff availability. Please note: During the summer schedule, availability for appointments may vary depending on staff and the library’s operating hours.
If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please email email@example.com at least 24 hours before the appointment or call 336-506-4116 to speak to a library staff member.