Research Assistance

Appointments

To schedule an appointment with a librarian fill out this form. These appointments are one-on-one and provide more individualized attention.

Research and Reference Desk

The desk is located on the Main Level of Chalmers Library and is staffed by reference librarians and student interns. 

Walk-up assistance: Chalmers Library Level 1 - Fischman Research and Instruction Commons
Telephone: 740-427-5691
Chat: Visit reference.kenyon.edu
E-mail: Visit reference.kenyon.edu/ask
Text: 740-444-4031 (add us to your list of contacts!)

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday: 11:00am-5:00pm
Friday-Sunday: closed
The Research and Reference Desk is closed during most campus breaks. 

After Hours Help

If you need immediate assistance, and we are not available, please consider:

Research Guides which are available for each academic department and concentration. These guides contain database recommendations, search strategies, and more. 

Our FAQ contains answers to many questions. If you don't see a response to your question, ask us and we will respond.