Avery Reference and Research Support

Reference Services are a core part of our research support services here at Avery, and across the Columbia University Libraries. See below for the different ways you can get in touch with staff.


Consultations available in-person (beginning September 7, 2021) or via Zoom

  • Chat with a Columbia Librarian

Ask a Librarian Chat

  • Research Guides

Use one of our subject guides to help you get started with your research.

Research Instruction

Email Jenny Davis, Avery Public Services Librarian, at jbd2148@columbia.edu to set up a research instruction session for your class.


Recommend a title for purchase

If you would like to suggest a title for purchase that Columbia does not already have access to, please fill out the form here.