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SLS 1501: Get Help

Ask a Librarian!

Ask A Librarian!

The Reference Department provides help with using the library by chat, email, and phone in addition to in-person service at the Reference Desk!

Before getting in touch, see our frequently asked questions.

Ask a Librarian
10 AM - 12 AM
Fri - Sat:
10 AM - 5 PM


 Get help with your research and library-  related questions.

 FAU librarians will be available from
 9 AM - 5 PM from Monday through Friday.    For all other times, librarians from around  the state will be available for chat.

10 AM - 12 AM
Fri - Sat:
10 AM - 5 PM


 Send your text to (561) 767-8867.

 Example:  Text to (561) 767-8867:
     fau How late are you open on Saturday?



 Send us your questions!  Responses may  be sent within the next business day or 48  hours.

Available during open building hours


 Contact your campus library for assistance.
     Boca Raton:                 (561) 297-3785
     Jupiter:                         (561) 799-8530


Available during open building hours


 Visit the Reference Desk or any library service desk for questions and answers.


• Learn how to find books and articles
• Discover tips on doing research
• Locate library and campus information 
AND more!

Library Workshops

Do you need to use the library for other assignments, but could use a quick lesson?  Please attend our library workshops!  Library workshops cover the following topics:

  • How to do library research.
  • Using APA style and citations.
  • Locating business and company information.
  • ...And more!

See the library workshop page for the current offerings!  For additional assistance, make a request for a research consultation!

Writing & The Research Process

Do you need help with starting your assignment or with the research process?  Check these links for information to get you started.