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Research Consultation Request Form

The IUSB Library Reference department offers in-depth, one-on-one consultations with a reference librarian for any library or research-related need. Fill out the appropriate sections of the form below and click the "Send Request" button to send an e-mail request to Linda Fisher at You will be contacted within 2 business days by a reference librarian to make arrangements. Note: If you do not have a response within 3 business days please leave a message at 574-520-4442 or send an email message to

*Your Name:
*E-mail Address:
Dept. or Home Address:
Status (pick one): Faculty Staff Grad. Student Undergrad. Other
Please respond by (pick one): Phone E-mail
Preferred Date and time of appointment (list at least 3)
  1. *Date and Time
  2. *Date and Time
  3. Date and Time

Check the box corresponding to the type of help you need
and describe your need in more depth in the message boxes provided.

Help in learning a specific library source or system (e.g., IUCAT, etc.).

Which source?

In the box below please list anything about this source you specifically want to learn:

Help in researching a topic.

If for a class assignment:
Dept. and course
Instructor: Date Assignment Due:
Assignment length:

In the box below describe the topic of your research in as much detail as possible. If needed, include limitations by time period (e.g., need sources published in the past 10 years), geography (e.g., limit to U.S. only), etc.

In the box below list what you've done so far in researching the topic. Include sources you have used; if you have found any books or articles that have been particularly useful, please list them.