Student Life

Research Help

Ask a Librarian

Having trouble selecting a topic, developing research questions and strategies, or finding and evaluating information sources? Ask the librarian for help.

Call the Library to speak with the librarian 641-422-4327 or
1-888-GO NIACC (ask for extension 4327)

Stop in the Beem Center
Visit the Library during open hours to get one-on-one hands-on assistance with a librarian for your research. The Library is on the first floor of Beem Center on the NIACC campus.

Online Assistance

First, check our Webinars and How-To page; the videos there may answer questions.

Ask the library a question via email, our web form, or a tweet. Email the library your question at or on the Ask the Libray page. Emails are answered in the order received and you can expect a 24 hour turnaround time.

Tweet short questions to the library @NIACCLibrary. The library monitors the twitter account daily, and you can expect a reply tweet within 24 hours.