The Research Commons at American University Library is central place on campus where students and faculty can get help throughout the research process. All services are located on the first floor of Bender Library unless otherwise noted.
Where are you in the Research LifeCycle?
Here is how the Library can help
Research Assistance Desk
Hours - Mon-Thurs: 11am-8pm; Fri: 11am-5pm; Sat-Sun: 1pm-6pm
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone - 202-885-3238
Reference Librarians assist students and scholars through the research process. This includes helping students locate the best available sources for their projects and papers and providing guidance on research strategies. Walk-in consultations are provided daily at the First Floor Reference Desk. Subject specialist librarians are available for personal appointments in cases that require specific expertise.