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Reference and Research Services

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Locations, hours, and contact information for the Reference and Research Services areas in each Dalhousie University Library.

Location

The Reference Desk is just inside the front doors of the Law Library.

Area of expertise: Law

Reference Desk Hours

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Location

The service desk is located on the main floor of the MacRae Library building.

Area of expertise: Agriculture

Reference Desk Hours

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Location

The service desk is located on the fifth floor of the Killam Library.

Area of expertise: Archives & Killam Special Collections

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Killam Location

The Reference & Research service is available from the Killam Library Service Point in the lobby of the Killam.  Killam Reference librarians' offices are located on the Killam's 3rd floor, room 3621.

Areas of expertise: Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Management, Sciences

Killam Location

The Reference & Research service is available from the Killam Library Service Point in the lobby of the Killam.  Killam Reference librarians' offices are located on the Killam's 3rd floor, room 3621.

Areas of expertise: Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Management, Sciences

Reference Desk Hours

Research Tools & Subject Guides

Wallace McCain Learning Commons Location

Librarian services are available from the Service Desk in the Wallace McCain Learning Commons (next to the Life Sciences Centre) three afternoons a week, and by appointment.

Area of expertise: Sciences

Reference Desk Hours

Locations:

  • Learning Commons: Collaborative Health Education Building, 5793 University Avenue (second floor)
  • Collections: Chapter House, 5743 University Avenue, Halifax NS

Areas of Expertise: Medicine, Health Professions, Dentistry

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Research Services

Location

The Reference Desk is located just inside the front doors of the Sexton Library.

Areas of expertise: Architecture & Planning, Engineering

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Research Services

Contact a Sexton reference librarian to learn more about these services:

  • Fax Service 
  • Technical Library Research Service (TLRS)

Dunn

Location

The Reference Desk is just inside the front doors of the Law Library.

Area of expertise: Law

Reference Desk Hours

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Subject Guides

MacRae

Location

The service desk is located on the main floor of the MacRae Library building.

Area of expertise: Agriculture

Reference Desk Hours

Contact Information

Research Tools

Subject Guides

Archives & Special Collections

Location

The service desk is located on the fifth floor of the Killam Library.

Area of expertise: Archives & Killam Special Collections

Reference Desk Hours

Contact Information

Research Tools

Subject Guides

Killam & WMLC

Killam Location

The Reference & Research service is available from the Killam Library Service Point in the lobby of the Killam.  Killam Reference librarians' offices are located on the Killam's 3rd floor, room 3621.

Areas of expertise: Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Management, Sciences

Killam Location

The Reference & Research service is available from the Killam Library Service Point in the lobby of the Killam.  Killam Reference librarians' offices are located on the Killam's 3rd floor, room 3621.

Areas of expertise: Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Management, Sciences

Reference Desk Hours

Research Tools & Subject Guides

Wallace McCain Learning Commons Location

Librarian services are available from the Service Desk in the Wallace McCain Learning Commons (next to the Life Sciences Centre) three afternoons a week, and by appointment.

Area of expertise: Sciences

Reference Desk Hours

Kellogg & CHEB

Locations:

  • Learning Commons: Collaborative Health Education Building, 5793 University Avenue (second floor)
  • Collections: Chapter House, 5743 University Avenue, Halifax NS

Areas of Expertise: Medicine, Health Professions, Dentistry

Reference Desk Hours

Contact Information

Research Tools

Research Services

Sexton

Location

The Reference Desk is located just inside the front doors of the Sexton Library.

Areas of expertise: Architecture & Planning, Engineering

Reference Desk Hours

Contact Information

Research Tools

Subject Guides

Research Services

Contact a Sexton reference librarian to learn more about these services:

  • Fax Service 
  • Technical Library Research Service (TLRS)