1. Appointments

Gutman librarians are available to answer your questions Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm EST.
Email: Use our Ask Us form
Text: 617-858-6079
Drop in at the Library Services Desk on Gutman's 2nd floor: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm EST
Need more in-depth research help? Make a virtual appointment to work with a research librarian.
To schedule a time, use the Gutman Library Research Appointment tool.



3. Lean Library

Install the "Lean Library" browser extension to link easily to Harvard Library's full-text access.

4. 3-in-1 and specialized databases

It's okay to begin with Google or HOLLIS, but then switch to specialized databases to find the best disciplinary and multidisciplinary research:

Learn more about 3-in-1 Education Articles

5. Research management and citation tools

Use EndNote or Zotero to:

  • create reference lists in APA and other formats
  • create a searchable database of your research
  • import citations, abstracts, and more from online sources
  • organize notes and full text documents, such as PDFs, images, spreadsheets

To view a list of upcoming classes, visit Citation Management Workshops on the Harvard Library Events Calendar. (Note: if the page is blank, no classes are currently scheduled. You can schedule an individual appointment with a Gutman research librarian.)

6. Access Options

Begin in HOLLIS to find books and articles available through the Harvard Library.

In HOLLIS but not available online?

Not in HOLLIS or not available at Harvard?