Research Consultations

Get personalized guidance from of our library specialists.

How we can help

Trying to define your research topic? Looking for fresh sources? Working on a literature review? Want to work with rare or unique materials? Mining data? Exploring maps?

Our specialists are here to help.

During a one-on-one research consultation we can help you:

  • Define your topic
  • Develop search strategies
  • Identify and locate new sources
  • Organize your research
  • Work with unique, primary materials
  • Obtain items not available at Harvard
  • And other kinds of support tailored for your research needs

Connect with a Specialist

Fill out the contact form on our Ask a Librarian page with some information about what you need help with and we'll find the right specialist to work with you.