The Library chat service provides live help for simple, brief library related questions.
Chat hours are subject to change. Chat is unavailable during Walden holidays.
Voicemail messages are responded to via email typically within 24 hours. Monitor your student email for a written response. Holidays or school closures may affect response times.
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Appointments allow doctoral study or dissertation students to have one-on-one sessions with a librarian in your subject area in order to brainstorm and develop effective research strategies for your dissertation or doctoral study literature review.
Do not send your prospectus, proposal, or literature review. The Librarian needs to know what specific questions or search needs you have, and specific problems you have encountered in your searching, to make the best use of your appointment time.
If you need writing, organizational, or template assistance, contact the Writing Center.
Not all meeting options are available for all librarians.