Reference & Instruction

Reference Desk: Reference librarians are available to answer your research questions, help with information needs and search strategies, and provide tutoring in the use of electronic information sources.

Reference Desk hours during the regular school year are:

  • Monday - Thursday: 10am - 8pm
  • Friday: 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday: Noon - 5pm
  • Sunday: 4pm - 8pm

Reference Desk Phone Number: (651) 641-8812  If staff help is not available at the Reference Desk, please email reference@csp.edu or check with the Circulation Desk (651) 641-8237.

Reference Chat: Ask a Librarian
*Chat questions will be answered by non-Concordia Librarians during off-hours.

Instruction Opportunities:
If you have consulted with the Reference Desk staff and are still having trouble with your research, you may make an appointment with one of the library’s professional librarians for individual help:

jennifer
Jennifer Carlson
Departmental Liaison to Education, Psychology, & Music
(651) 641-8770
jcarlson@csp.edu
nathan
Nathan Rinne
Departmental Liaison to Religion & History
(651) 641-8273
rinne@csp.edu
karen
Karen Brunner
Departmental Liaison to Sociology, Criminal Justice, Law, Political Science, & Kinesiology
(651) 603-6309
brunner@csp.edu
megan
Megan Johnson-Saylor
Departmental Liaison to Business and Theatre
(651) 641-8244
johnsonsaylor@csp.edu
greg
Greg Argo
Departmental Liaison to Art, Mathematics, & Science
(651) 603-6315
argo@csp.edu

Alert

On Tuesday, July 29 and Wednesday, July 30, there will be construction in the library. If you need a quiet space to study or are sensitive to noise, it will be better to plan on using another location on those days.

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