Consultation Services

If you would like to meet with a librarian to get help with your research, please use this form to request an appointment. We are available on weekdays during business hours.

For UCSD faculty/staff/students

Consultations can be arranged for individuals, groups or classes, and can be held at the Biomedical Library or at your campus office, classroom, or laboratory. We can also arrange remote consults via the campus ReadyTalk web conferencing system. Please note: library staff cannot install software or hardware on departmental computer equipment.

For Visitors

Consultations can be arranged at the Biomedical Library building.

Contact Information

Your Name
UCSD Affiliation? (dept, etc)
Phone Number
How should we contact you:


Select as many of these topics as you'd like – or request your own topic:

PubMed and/or other databases

Specific Databases
General information or tailored to your research topic.

Bibliographic Management Software
Note: We do have a page with some tips for bibliographic software available.

Anything else?

Is the anything else you'd like to tell us? If you have a specific date/time that works for you please let us know – we may have to ask you for a different time but we will do our best!

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