Research Assistance

Research assistance is open year-round to all students, faculty, and staff in regard to their academic, professional, and personal research and information needs.

Research librarians can assist with:

  • Navigating through and using library resources
  • Tracking down a specific source
  • Refining your search topic
  • Database search strategies
  • Citation formatting
  • And more!

Ways to Get Help


Call (716) 566-7847

In Person at Research Help Desk/Office (RIC 106)

Chat with a librarian using button in bottom right corner of page

Schedule a Research Consultation

Research Assistance Hours

Monday: 8:30am - 10pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 8pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 10pm
Thursday: 8:30am - 5pm
Friday: 8:30am - 5pm

Note: Librarian availability can vary due to instruction, meetings, and other obligations.