Research Help Desk

The Research Help Desk is located on the 1st floor of the library.

Research Help Desk Hours

Reference Desk hours

Reference librarian assistance is available from:
Sundays – Wednesdays: 10am – 8pm
Thursdays: 10am – 4pm
Closed during University holidays

Summer hours:
Sunday – Thursday: 10am – 4pm

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Ask your question by email using this online form.


Call Us


Telephone assistance is available at 06-515 2277



Schedule a consultation with a librarian


Research Help: connecting you with appropriate resources as quickly and painlessly as possible.

Research Help Desk – Meet with a librarian for help getting started with your research

Ask A Librarian – Submit a question to a librarian online

Subject Guides – Also referred to as LibGuides, these guides give you a starting point for research in specific topics and for specific courses

How Do I? – Frequently asked questions about performing research

Citing Sources – Guides and handouts to help you cite sources used

Learning Modules – Everything you need to know about the research process

Featured Resource – Learn about select resources available in the library

Call Number Outline – Outline to help you find your favorite subject matter on the shelf

Library Lingo – Common library terms defined

library survival guide – Everything you need to know about using the AUS Library

Library Audio Tour – Take this self guided walking tour of the AUS Library


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