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Having trouble accessing the catalog or another one of our online resources? Report your problem.

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We have over fifty subject specialists that can help you with your research. Whether you are new to Stanford or a seasoned researcher, we are here to help.

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Reference librarians are available in Green Library East, next to the circulation desk, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

We can help you find materials or refer you to a subject specialist for more complex searches.

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Last updated December 4, 2023