The Learning Commons' Research Desk, staffed with an on-call professional librarian, is available for drop-in research help. We're open year-round; here's our schedule during the academic year:
|Monday–Friday||10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.|
Circulation Desk Look to your left when you walk in at street level, and you'll see our friendly Circ Desk. The staff here can help you:
Call us at 612-330-1017. We're open when the library is open.
The Help Desk is awesome! We're open when the library is open; call 612-330-1400. Here in the Learning Commons, student technology assistants solve basic tech-related problems in the library. Come here to:
The Tech Desk, just south of the Learning Commons (room 104; 612-330-1400), is the central point of contact for students and technology. Here you can:
Help is a click away! Lindell Library holds over 190,000 physical items—but the library also has access to bazillions of electronic resources, including scholarly articles and ebooks. In addition to the Learning Commons’ research and technical support, Lindell Library provides digital reference services. The library has “Ask a Librarian” chat reference and online reference books. Plus you can always e-mail a librarian to get an answer back the next business day.
At the Writing Center, located at the library's Street Level, you can work with tutors on written assignments and access online style guides for citations and formatting. All Augsburg students are welcome—undergraduate and graduate, weekend and day program. No appointments are taken. Some services:
Study Rooms We have ten reserve-able study rooms, all on the Third Level of the library. For eight of them, you must physically go to the door to write your name on the sign-up sheet—so retro. The two largest, 302A and 302E, are reserved using Google Calendar. Only Augsburg students, faculty members, and staff members may reserve these two rooms.