For details relating to Emory Libraries and collection access, please view our Summer 2021 Services and Spaces chart.

Please note the Woodruff Library’s Matheson Reading Room will be closed on Thursday, August 5th from 7:30 am until 2 pm.

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Virtual Research Support

Emory Libraries offer a variety of virtual research services to its faculty and students for the 2020-2021 academic year.

See our Hours page for times and availability for virtual services.

Ask a Librarian Service

Need help with your research, citing a source, or wondering how to connect remotely to the library collections? Connect with a Reference Professional from near or far via text, email, or chat through Ask a Librarian.

You can also visit our Research Help pages for research and writing assistance.

Virtual Research Consultations 

Subject librarians with expertise in specific disciplines are available for remote consultations on research questions via phone, email, or online (e.g. Zoom) by appointment. Subject librarians can also assist with acquiring electronic books and streaming video and audio not currently in our collections.

You can also visit our Research Guides on subjects, topics and courses.

Virtual Emory Thesis and Dissertations

Consultations for help with your thesis or dissertation are available by appointment with a member of the Scholarly Communications Office or visit our ETD FAQ page

Virtual Services at Other Emory Libraries Locations

All Emory Libraries locations on the Atlanta campus are offering specialized virtual services for their users. Please choose from the location list in the explore box to learn more.

Contact Us

Have other remote needs? Please contact us through Ask a Librarian for additional assistance.

For questions related to archival materials, please email 

For faculty and students at the Oxford College Library, please call 770-784-8380 or email