Research Assistance

Librarians at the first floor Reference Desk are available to assist you with all your research needs most hours that the library is open.

You may call the Reference Desk at (843) 863-7946, or ...

Email   Use email to contact Reference Librarians for help

Chat   Use the Real-time chat link on the Library FAQ page to contact Reference Librarians for help

Subject Guides   Start your research by using these guides to selected resources in the CSU Library and on the Internet for specific subject areas

Citation Style Guides   See examples and guidelines for APA and MLA formats on citing electronic journal articles and other resources

Plagiarism Tutorial   Learn about plagiarism and how to avoid this serious problem in your academic writing

Database User Guides   Find links to user guides and tutorials that can assist in using the CSU Library's resources effectively

eBooks User Guides   Learn about the various electronic books available to CSU students, faculty, and staff, and what options are available to read them online or download them for offline use. Includes links to user guides and tutorials.

Tour the Library   Find your way around the CSU Library by taking a virtual tour

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