Ask A Librarian

Library help is available to all members of the Northeastern University community, including alumni and library users at Northeastern’s global campuses.

We are happy to answer questions from members of the public. Please note that access to some of our facilities, collections, and services may be limited to Northeastern affiliates only.

Connect with a Librarian

We can help you with:

  • Finding appropriate resources for your projects and assignments, including articles, data and statistics, media, archival and primary sources, and more.
  • Choosing and using library databases effectively.
  • Brainstorming research strategies.
  • Understanding citation systems and setting up a citation manager.
  • Accessing Northeastern’s online and print collections.
  • Requesting items through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Referring you to the right specialist, in the library or beyond.

More help options:

Subject librarians and library specialists