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Research Consultation: Home

Ask a Librarian

Librarians provide research assistance to all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of Lander University, as well as members of the community.

Get research help now

Immediate assistance is available Monday-Friday between 7:30am-5:00pm. Contact us or visit the Library's service desk and ask to see a librarian for research help.

Schedule an appointment

For in-depth research consultations, 30 minute appointments are available in person at the Library or virtually using Microsoft Teams.

Submit your request at least 1 business day in advance, so that we can confirm your appointment. If the available dates/times listed do not work for you, request an alternative time at

Alumni and community members: Please email to request an appointment.

Schedule Appointment

We can help with . . .

  • Developing search strategies
  • Searching Bearcat Search, databases, and the open web
  • Using Subject/Course Guides
  • Selecting print and electronic resources
  • Finding primary sources
  • Senior seminar/thesis projects
  • Literature reviews

Need help incorporating research into your paper or citing your sources? Make an appointment at Lander's Writing Center.

Your Librarians

 Click through the tabs to learn more about your Lander Librarians.

Portraits of all 5 librarians


Teaching and Learning Librarian

Office: JL 215A

Phone: 864-388-8184


Liaison Subject Specialties: Biology, Math and Computing, Physical Education and Exercise Studies, Physical Sciences


Discovery Librarian
Office: JL 215
Phone: 864-388-8191
Liaison Subject Specialties: Art, Music and Nursing


Associate Director of Library Services (Archives & Special Collections)

Office: JL 215D

Phone: 864-388-8046


Liaison Subject Specialties: Business, Criminology, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology


User Experience (UX) Librarian

Office: JL 234A Phone: 864-388-8262


Liaison Subject Specialties: Teacher Education, Mass Communications and Media Studies, English and Foreign Languages


Director of Library Services

Office: JL 214

Phone: 864-388-8043