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Book a Consultation with a Librarian: Graduates & Faculty

York University Libraries offers you bookable consultations with librarians.

These appointments are offered on Zoom.  There is some scope for in-person consultations on request; contact

Consultations with a subject/disciplinary librarian can help you with:

  • Refining research topics and developing research strategies
  • Use the best search tools and databases for your assignments or research projects
  • Evaluating information sources for research projects
  • Conducting research for theses, dissertations or major papers
  • Conducting research for literature reviews

Book a Consultation with a Subject Librarian

Consultations with a data services librarian can help you with:

  • Finding and evaluating datasets for your assignment, research project, thesis or dissertation
  • Finding Canadian, foreign national and international aggregated data, statistics, and microdata
  • Finding and evaluating geospatial information (geospatial data, Geographical Information Systems, and maps)

Book a Consultation with a Data Services Librarian

Please note that:

  • Consultation appointments may be made up to 60 minutes in duration.
  • Graduate students or faculty can book with a librarian up to three weeks ahead of the date of requesting assistance.
  • The librarian you contact may refer you to another unit or individual for assistance depending on the nature of the request and the expertise required.

Note that by requesting a service, you are consenting that York University Libraries can use your personal information to respond to your query.