There are several ways to contact a librarian for assistance, even when it is not possible to talk face to face with one at the Reference Desk.
24/7 Librarian Chat connects you with a BU librarian during normal operating hours; after hours, questions are answered by other academic librarians. Click on on the top or bottom right side of the library homepage.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your questions will be promptly answered.
Call the Reference Desk at 402-557-7313.
Skype for Reference is our newest service. Be sure to have Skype installed on your computer and schedule your session 24-48 hours in advance.
More Than Books, our library newsletter, is published four times a year. and is full of the latest library news, including information about new services and resources,interesting websites, tech tips, reviews of journals, books, and videos, and more. Pick up a copy at the front desk, or click on Library Newsletter.
Facts from the Stacks, our blog, features frequent posts by library staff, including reviews, interviews, events, and many more items of interest. The three latest blogs are featured on the bottom half of the library homepage. Click on View More to see them all.
More Than Books Podcast features library staff members discussing a topic related to literature, libraries, technology, pop culture and more. It can be accessed from the top of the Facts from the Stacks page or on iTunes