Need help with your research paper?

Meet with a highly-trained fellow student to improve your library research skills. Our Research Consultants work one-on-one or in small groups to help develop research questions, strategies, and focus for completing assignments.

Open to all enrolled GVSU students. Consultations are held in the Knowledge Market on the first floor of the Mary Idema Pew Library in Allendale and on the first floor of the Steelcase Library (DeVos Building A) in downtown Grand Rapids. Scheduled appointments are available, or drop in any time during regularly scheduled hours.

Research Consultant Hours

  • Mary Idema Pew Library Sun - Thurs: 4:00–11:00pm
  • Steelcase Library Mon - Thurs: 2:00–7:00pm
  • CHS 100 Mon - Thurs: 10:00am–3:00pm

Do Research like a Research Consultant!

The Research Consultants created a special research guide to help you do better work. Learn strategies and tips for finding and using great sources, any time, any place!

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Become a Research Consultant

Good at research? Become a Research Consultant and help fellow students improve their library research. Consultants work one-to-one or in small groups in campus libraries to help other students refine their topics; develop research plans; find books, articles and other sources of information; evaluate those resources; and talk through the entire process of doing library research to complete an assignment.

Page last modified February 2, 2015