Research Help

We can help you meet your research needs in a variety of ways. 

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Friday: 10am - 5pm
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  • Friday, July 2

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Connection Problems: Problems connecting to databases and other library resources

Research Areasort descending Name Email
African Studies Margaret McLeod send email
Anthropology Robert Smith send email
Archaeology Denize Tan send email
Architecture Kristof Avramsson send email
Archival Collections Lloyd Keane send email
Art History Joel Rivard send email
Biochemistry Heather MacDonald send email
Biology Heather MacDonald send email
Biomedical Engineering Heather MacDonald send email
Book Arts Larry Thompson send email
Business Matthew Gertler send email
Canadian Studies Martha Attridge Bufton send email
Chemistry Scott Turner send email
Child Studies Martha Attridge Bufton send email
Citation management David Jackson send email
Civil Engineering Kristof Avramsson send email
Cognitive Science Ryan Tucci send email
Communication and Media Studies Ryan Tucci send email
Computer Engineering Robert Smith send email
Computer Science Robert Smith send email
Criminology Julie Lavigne send email
Cultural Mediations Joel Rivard send email
CURVE / Repository Services Pat Moore (on leave) send email
Data & Statistics Jane Fry send email
Data & Statistics Chris Shoniker send email
Dataverse Jane Fry send email
Digital Projects & Technologies Pat Moore (on leave) send email
Disability Studies Martha Attridge Bufton send email
Earth Sciences Sherri Sunstrum send email
Economics Matthew Gertler send email
Education Martha Attridge Bufton send email
English Language and Literature Denize Tan send email
Environmental Engineering Kristof Avramsson send email
Environmental Science Heather MacDonald send email
Environmental Studies Susan Tudin send email
European Russian and Eurasian Studies Aleksandra Blake send email
Film Studies Alana Skwarok send email
French Language & Literature Joel Rivard send email
Geography Susan Tudin send email
Geomatics Sherri Sunstrum send email
GIS Meaghan Kenny send email
GIS Rebecca Bartlett send email
Global and International Studies Margaret McLeod send email
Government Information Matthew Gertler send email
Greek and Roman Studies Denize Tan send email
Health Heather MacDonald send email
History Susan Tudin send email
Human Rights Julie Lavigne send email
Indigenous Studies Martha Attridge Bufton send email
Industrial Design Kristof Avramsson send email
Information Technology Scott Turner send email
International Affairs Aleksandra Blake send email
Journalism Ryan Tucci send email
Law & Legal Studies Julie Lavigne send email
Library Exhibits Monica Ferguson send email
Linguistics and Applied Language Studies Judy Senecal send email
Local area research Monica Ferguson send email
Maps & Cartography Sherri Sunstrum send email
Mathematics and Statistics Scott Turner send email
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Scott Turner send email
Migration & Diaspora Studies Julie Lavigne send email
Military Science Aleksandra Blake send email
Modern Languages Judy Senecal send email
Music David Jackson send email
Neuroscience Heather MacDonald send email
NVivo Judy Senecal send email
Open Access Pat Moore (on leave) send email
Open Journal Systems Pat Moore (on leave) send email
Pedagogy David Jackson send email
Philosophy Larry Thompson send email
Physics and Astronomy Scott Turner send email
Political Economy Aleksandra Blake send email
Political Management Aleksandra Blake send email
Political Science Aleksandra Blake send email
Psychology Ryan Tucci send email
Public Affairs & Policy management Aleksandra Blake send email
Public Policy & Administration Aleksandra Blake send email
Rare Books Lloyd Keane send email
Religion Denize Tan send email
Research Data Management Jane Fry send email
Scholar Profiles & Metrics Pat Moore (on leave) send email
Sexuality Studies Martha Attridge Bufton send email
Social Work Margaret McLeod send email
Sociology Robert Smith send email
Urban Studies Susan Tudin send email
Women and Gender Studies Martha Attridge Bufton send email
Content last reviewed: April 12, 2021