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University of Guyana Library

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Research Help

COPIED FROM http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/Help/research_help.html AND http://lib.harvard.edu/research-help. To be changed

In Person and Phone - Check Library hours for reference desk schedules. Click Info for phone numbers.

Research Advisory Service - undergraduates may make an appointment with a librarian for help with library research in the humanities and social sciences.

Subject Specialists - check the Library liaisons lists to contact subject discipline librarians.

Library Guides and Tutorials - use our guides andtutorials to learn how to do library research and create citations. The OskiCat Quick Guide offers catalog search tips.


The UG Library research librarians have a broad range of subject expertise and a deep understanding of the Library’s many print, online and archival collections. Like the collections, they are a resource to be mined.

Members of the UG community and visiting researchers may request an appointment with a research librarian who will provide advice on defining or refining a research question, developing a research strategy and locating and using subject-specific sources.

For those beginning research in a new area, get advice on the best bodies of literature and journal collections for your research question, as well as tips for searching more efficiently.

For those working on more in-depth research, get advice on planning a comprehensive literature review, tracking your searches and organizing and managing your references. 

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