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The library buildings are closed for Spring 2020, but Swarthmore Librarians are available to help!

Swarthmore Libraries Chat
 

Get quick help from Swarthmore's librarians.

Summer 2020 Hours:

  • Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
Research Consults via Zoom
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Send us your question or email librarian@swarthmore.edu. We'll get back to you as soon as possible.

 

DIY / Online Help

Guide to Library Services (Spring 2020)

Find updated answers to common questions about library services and resources.

Research Guides
Tips + Expert Advice


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When we're back on-campus

Drop-In Help

Stop by a library to get research help - no appointment necessary.

  • McCabe Library: Research & Info Desk

    Staffed by librarians and RIAs (peer research associates). (Who's at the desk now?)
    Research & Information Desk Hours Spring 2020
    Mon. - Thurs. 11am-10pm
    Fri. 11am-5pm
    Sun. 11am-11pm
  • Cornell Science Library - When the librarian is available: 8:30am - 4:30pm weekdays
  • Underhill Library - When the librarian is available: 9:00am - 4:30pm weekdays
Call
  • McCabe Library - (610) 328-8477
  • Cornell Science & Engineering Library - (610) 328-8262
  • Underhill Performing Arts Library - (610) 328-8232
  • Friends Historical Library - (610) 328-8496
  • Peace Collection - (610) 328-8557
Meet with a Librarian  (or a RIA)

Talking with a librarian can be helpful at any stage in the research process. Swarthmore's librarians specialize in different areas of research - find your subject specialist below.

Research & Information Associates (RIAs) can help you start research projects and learn about library resources.

Stop by McCabe's Research & Info Desk for quick help from a librarian or RIA.  (Hours & Who's Staffing Now)