Franklin &  Marshall College Library

Make an appointment with a research expert. Appointments typically last 30 minutes, or as needed, and can include topic development, effective search strategies, and suggested print and online resources.

Contact information--ALL DATA REQUIRED

First Name:
Last Name:
Phone Number:
Email address:

Course information--ALL DATA REQUIRED

Due Date:

Type of work required (e.g. 10 page research paper, annotated bibliography, independent study, etc.)

What is the topic of your research? (Please provide as much detail as you are able.)

What are the requirements of your assignment? Are there certain kinds of materials that you are required to use, or not use? (e.g. primary sources, statistical sources, scholarly resources, journal articles, etc.)

What have you done so far? (e.g. searched the library's catalog, consulted a bibliography, found citations to articles, etc.)

What are you hoping to gain from consulting with a Reference Librarian? (e.g. superior research skills, knowledge of scholarly resources, understanding how to cite resources, etc.)

How did you learn about this service? (e.g. your professor mentioned it in class, from a friend, during a research class in the library, saw link on the Library web site.)

Preferred times for the appointment: (Not usually available evenings or weekends)