For reference and research assistance, please contact library staff via email or by phone at 617-495-2475 or 617-496-1059.
There are many ways to tap the research potential of the Ernst Mayr Library. Library orientation sessions and research consultations are available upon request. Orientation sessions typically include a tour and explanation of the major research tools available in the Ernst Mayr Library. To schedule a group or individual appointment, please call 617-495-2475 or email the reference staff. Staff are also available for research instruction in labs, offices, or other locations outside of the library.
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