Reference Services

Reference Desk Hours:

Monday - Thursday
9:00AM-10:00PM
*9:00PM-11:30PM

Friday
9:00AM-5:00PM

Saturday
CLOSED

Sunday
7:30PM-10:00PM
*9:00PM-11:30PM
- Exceptions for
holidays and breaks -
* monitor available on third floor
Benner Library offers a variety of reference services to help students with their research assignments. Services offered include:
  • Narrowing and focusing research topics, and identifying concepts

  • Accessing useful resources and navigating the online databases

  • Helping to properly cite sources in MLA and APA citation styles

  • Assisting with any other general library and research related questions
Where to find help:
  • Main Floor Reference Desk

  • Third Floor Monitor

  • Phone (815) 939-5355

  • Instant Messenger Username: OlivetULibrary
    • Benner Library has accounts with the following services: AIM, GoogleTalk, ICQ, MSN, & Yahoo.

  • Email

Contact the Reference Department.