Ask a Librarian

E-mail: Send your brief questions using our Ask a Librarian email form.

In person: Stop at our Research Desk during library hours.

Research Consultation: To schedule, complete our consultation request form. Consultations are ideal for extensive research projects that require substantial time and more personalized interaction with a Research and Instruction Librarian. Individuals and small groups are both welcome.

Chat: At the upper right of every page is a link to Ask a Librarian Chat. You can also search "Hope Library" in your 1Hope chat box.

Text: We are trialing a text messaging service. Simply text your research question to 616-765-4673.

Chat policies and technical support

Telephone: Call us at 616-395-7904.

Hope's Research and Instruction Librarians are:

Rachel Bishop
Rachel Bishop
Jessica Hronchek
Jessica Hronchek
Patrick Morgan
Patrick Morgan
Dave O'Brien
Dave O'Brien
todd wiebe
Todd Wiebe

Staff reserve the right to prioritize reference services based on Hope College affiliation.

Research Help DeskOur friendly Research Help Desk is always staffed.

Need more focused help? Schedule a Research Consultation.