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UIC College Prep Guide to Library Research: Library Support and Services

A guide to library resources and services available at UIC and the Chicago Public Library

Where to Get Help With Research

Reference Librarians are available to help you at the following libraries:

How Exactly Can Librarians Help Me?

Here are just a few of the ways in which Librarians can help you with your research:

  • Suggesting resources for finding credible background information on a topic
  • Coming up with effective search terms
  • Finding books and articles
  • Figuring out which research tools are the best fit for your topic
  • Getting more (and better) search results
  • Saving, emailing, printing and photocopying articles


UIC Library Services

Chicago Public Library Services

Get Help

Ask a Librarian

Daley Reference: 312-996-2726

LHS Chicago: 312-996-9163

LHS Peoria: 309-671-8491

LHS Rockford: 815-395-5650

LHS Urbana: 217-244-0607

Email reference

Research help

IM Reference available
All hours Daley Library is open, except from 1 a.m. - 8 a.m