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Drexel Library

Drexel Libraries Student Orientation Guide

We're here to help

Have questions about a course-related project? Want to learn more about the Libraries' resources and services? Or maybe you just aren't sure where to go for answers or how to start a project.

We're here to help---virtually and in person! 

Schedule a Consultation with a Librarian

Schedule a virtual or in-person consultation with an expert librarian to discuss course-related projects, strategies for finding and evaluating authoritative information, and approaches to utilizing, organizing and presenting scholarship.

24/7 Live Online Chat

Chat with Drexel Libraries staff online, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  

Simply start by typing your question in the chat box on the library homepage or by clicking the "chat with a librarian" button on the left side of this guide. 

Need help outside the Drexel Libraries’ normal service hours? Now you can get general assistance 24/7 through the POWER Library “Chat with a Librarian” service, a chat service staffed by librarians in Pennsylvania and other nearby states.

For assistance with information and issues specific to Drexel, contact the Libraries during normal service hours.


In-Person Assistance

For general, in-person information assistance, visit
the Service Desk located on the first floor of the
W. W. Hagerty Library or give us a call. 


Call or Email the Drexel Libraries

You can also call or email us at and a staff member will respond within 24 hours.