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About the Hammermill Library's Library Research Center

Welcome to the Library Research Center!

Hello and welcome to the new Library Research Center! We are here to help you improve your research skills for your class projects and beyond. You can make an appointment with us today for free one-on-one consultation if you need help with any aspects of the research process.

What can we help you with?

  • Choosing research topics
  • Using the Library
  • How to evaluate resources
  • How to find scholarly / Peer-Reviewed resources
  • Avoiding plagiarism
  • How to cite resources
  • Navigating particular databases
  • ...Or anything else you need!

Where can we meet?

At the Hammermill Library, or online via Skype or other online platforms. We can be flexible.

Who is eligible?

Only Mercyhurst main campus students and employees may have consultation sessions.

What other services do you offer?

In the future we may also host open programs and workshops for students and faculty. Any new developments will be posted here. Do contact us if you have any suggestions!

Where can Mercyhurst North East Students get help?

If you're located at Mercyhurst North East, your library is the Ridge Library, and your librarian Associate Director Penny Wise. You may contact her for research help, library instruction, or other library needs at or by phone at 814-725-6326. If you're not sure who to contact, use the general contact form.


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Make an appointment

Use TutorTrac to schedule a time to meet with a librarian or consultant in person.


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Karen Niemla
222 Hammermill Library
501 E 38th St
Erie PA 16546
(814) 824-3871