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Research Help

Your Librarians are available to meet with you to discuss the resources you need to be successful in completing your assignments.

You may contact us using any of the methods below:

Telephone: (858) 541-7900
Toll free: (866) 682-2237 x7900 or “Library”
Text: (858) 367-0904

To meet for an extended time, request a consultation.


The Ask Us: FAQ & Chat Service  feeds into a knowledge base that collects questions & responses.  The auto-suggest feature points you to the right answer as you type your question.  

Course Reserves

If your instructor has placed online readings on reserve for your class, see our Reserve Lists Guide or the Course Reserves tab on your program Subject Guide

In the San Diego area, some instructors place print material on reserve for use by students in the Library.

If you have questions, please contact us at the Library Help Desk at or call (858) 541-7900.


Your National University Library provides a variety of services to enrich your academic pursuits.  Let us know how we can better serve you!

Borrowing Books

To borrow books, you may come to the Library Help Desk in the Library or you may request materials be sent to your campus.

Use the links in the "Document Delivery" box below to request books with Books Direct.  For more information: see the Library's Circulation Guide-Books

Library Instruction

The Library offers a variety of instruction:

The iLibrary Orientation provides a general overview of library services and resources, along with how to search for articles and books.  More tutorials...