Research Consultation Request

Need help with a research project?

Schedule an appointment with a Librarian for a One-on-One Research Consultation!

What can you expect from this consultation?

The librarian will provide individual help (up to 1 hour at a time) with library research, either in-person or virtual via online chat.

Things we help with include:
  • Topic selection and refinement
  • Selecting and using appropriate research tools and sources
  • Choosing effective search terms
  • Citation creation

Please note: for help with the actual production of the paper, including outlining, proof-reading, and paper formatting, contact the Learning Center in the Library, Room 115, 443-412-2588.

Full Name:
(First & Last Name)
HCC Email Address:
Phone Number:
Due Date of Paper:
How would you like to meet?
In-PersonVirtual (via Online Chat)
Describe your research project, including the specific topic you are researching and the types of sources required. Please bring a copy of the assignment description with you to the consultation.
Please describe any work you have done so far and/or any resources you have already consulted. Also, if you have searched the databases, which ones have you tried, and what keywords have you used?
The service is available 8-5 M-Th and 8-3 on Friday. List at least 3 dates and times you are available to meet. Please request dates at least three business days in advance.