Research Help

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Research Help Desk

Visit the Research Help Desk on the 2nd floor of Library South near the computer lab for in-person assistance from a student research assistant or on-call librarian.

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Call, Text, Chat, Email

Call, text, or chat with us during regular library hours. If after hours, send us an email and we'll get back to you the next business day.

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Schedule an Appointment

Schedule a research appointment with a librarian for help with exploring your topic, finding and evaluating sources, citations, and more.

  • In-person or online
  • 30 minutes or 1 hour
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Research Guides

Research guides provide recommended databases, step-by-step directions, and librarian contact information for research in a major. 

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Frequently Asked Questions about research and library services. 

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Videos and interactive tutorials on using CSUDH Library resources and tools. 

For writing and subject tutoring, visit the Toro Learning & Testing Center or the PEGS Graduate Writing Instiute for Excellence.