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Get Research Help

Take advantage of the expert research support provided by our librarians. Chat live online, book an appointment, or search commonly asked questions in our FAQ. Drop In research assistance is available in the Research & Instruction office on the Main Level of Thomas Cooper Library Sunday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Chat Live Online

Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Book a Librarian Appointments

Subject specialist librarians are available for online or in-person appointments for personalized research assistance.

Guides to Research Resources

Designed by our expert librarians specifically to help USC patrons navigate and use the University Libraries extensive research resources.




Our librarians are constantly creating and updating how-to videos and instructional tutorials to help you in your research efforts.

Search Our FAQ

Find an answer in our bank of frequently asked questions or submit a new question. You'll get a personal response from a librarian and your question may be added to the list to help others.

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