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Help: Chat & Contact Info

This guide offers library services and resource assistance.

Virtual Assistance-Chat/Email

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Research Center Desk & Online Research Support Hours

Spring/Summer Hours Begin Monday, May 10th
Monday-Friday Noon to 4:30pm
Saturday- Email assistance only

Sunday-1:00pm to 9:00pm

Exceptions to Regular Spring/Summer Semester Hours
Sunday, May 30th-CLOSED
Monday, May 31st-CLOSED
Sunday, June 27th-CLOSED
Sunday, July 4th-CLOSED
Monday, July 5th-CLOSED
Sunday, August 15th-CLOSED
Sunday, August 22nd-CLOSED
Sunday, August 29th-CLOSED

Please direct any questions regarding research assistance to Scott Mellendorf (


Library Databases

Virtual "Drop-in" Research Center-ZOOM

New Service! Please Click "Virtual Zoom Research Desk" below to contact to an SVSU Librarian for research assistance.
Virtual Desk hours are usually held Mon-Fri. Check here daily for availability.

VIRTUAL ZOOM Research Desk Hours for
Friday, 4/30/21 are 10am to 4:30pm

The Virtual Librarian Today is Scott Mellendorf

*Please note waiting room is enabled so if librarian is conducting a research interview, you will be invited to meet as soon as possible. 
*For online assistance by appointment, please use the "Request a Research Consultation" link below to schedule an online meeting through MS TEAMS.

Contact Us

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