Welcome

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Welcome to Harvard Library! This guide will help support your use of library resources and services. Please review the Visit the LibrariesResearch Help, HOLLISLibrary ReservesTheses, and Other Libraries pages for helpful recommendations, links, and support.

Need More Help?

  • If you didn't find the help you needed on this guide, here are some additional options for help:
  • The Get Research Help webpage offers various resources, including finding subject specialists, which is a good idea for degree-candidates working towards a thesis. 
  • The Ask a Librarian webpage offers an online chat service, an email form if you are unsure about who to ask for subject-expertise help or specific questions, and a form to request a research appointment.
  • Also, feel free to email Mary Frances Angelini, Research Librarian for the Extension School angelini@fas.harvard.edu, Jonathan Paulo, Online Learning and Reference Librarian jonathan_paulo@harvard.edu, or Ann Robinson, Reference Assistant arobins@fas.harvard.edu.

News and Updates

  • Register to attend the "How Do I Know What's Good?" workshop, to learn how to make smart decisions when searching for information for a research paper: October 6, 9am-10am Eastern, or October 15, 4pm-5pm Eastern. This workshop is a part of the Harvard Library Research Fundamentals Series. Check back for additional workshops this semester.
  • Attend a one-time Zotero or EndNote class to learn more about these tools. Check the Research Management and Citation Tools at Harvard page for upcoming online classes in September and October.
  • The Harvard Library Calendar contains information about upcoming events, such as HOLLIS workshops and workshops for faculty.