Research Consultation

Please fill out the information below and click on the Submit button to send it to Courtright Memorial Library. A librarian will contact you by the end of the next business day to confirm your appointment.

  • Get assistance in finding books, articles, and websites
  • Discuss and narrow a topic for a research paper or assignment
  • Refine your searching techniques
  • Choose the highest-quality information to use
  • In-person appointments are 15-30 minutes long
  • Requests submitted Friday-Sunday will be answered on Monday

Librarians cannot answer legal questions and appointment coverage is limited to Otterbein-specific courses or assignments

Appointments requested less than 24 hours in advance cannot be guaranteed. Call the Research Help Desk at (614-823-1984) if you have any questions.

  • Please provide your daytime phone number.
  • Title of class for which research is being completed.
  • Provide three possible preferred session dates and times. Hours available: 9am-8pm Monday through Thursday, 9am-5pm on Friday, and 12pm-8pm on Sunday.
  • Describe the research project you are working on.

Library Hours

Beginning Tuesday March 17th, the library building will be closed with virtual services available during posted hours.

Research Help services will be available from 9am-6pm via virtual communication. Ask a Librarian via chatemail, or text. You can also email your Personal Librarian directly. Digital resources remain available 24/7.

Contact the Library

138 West Main Street.
Westerville, OH 43081
614-823-1235
library@otterbein.edu

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