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Library Services: COVID-19 Response and Support

Research, databases, and citation help

Work with a Reference Librarian remotely
  • Chat service. This is available 24/7. Use the chat box on the main Library website. This service is staffed by Metro State Librarians during the following times during Fall 2021:
    • Mondays through Thursdays, 11am-7pm
    • Fridays 1pm-5pm
    • Sundays 1pm-5pm
Work with a Reference Librarian in person at the Library

During Fall Semester 2021, a librarian will be available to assist at the Reference and Research Assistance Desk, 1st floor Library. Please note that consultations are limited to 15 minutes as a COVID safety measure.

  • Mondays through Thursdays 1pm-7pm
Research Guides

Use these web-based guides to find a database recommendation, special instruction for your course, and other help finding and using the Metro State Library resources.

Citing sources

Follow the link to handouts and information about style manuals. If you need more assistance, please contact a reference librarian or writing tutor.

Computer help

Get computer and technology tutoring with the library's Americorp/CTEP staff!

Tech assistance is also available from Metro's IT department via the IT Chat Widget on the desktop of university computers.

Students can also access computer help through the options listed here:


Writing and résumé help

Connect with writing tutors and other support from Metro's Center for Academic Excellence.

See options for drop-in Zoom meetings, making appointments, and getting other online help here:

Connect with writing tutors and staff from Metro's Career Services for resume help.