Research Assistance

Answers to your questions!   --  Locating the information resources you need.   --  Help with acquiring information discovery skills for life long learning!   -- Learn how to keep up with information and search on toipcs.

Rudolph Matas Library Information Services Department
2nd floor Medical School Building -1430 Tulane Avenue (Hutchinson Memorial)
504-988-5155 |
Information Services Contacts



  • Your Virtual Reference Librarian, -  Ask a question via email! Responses are generally sent within 24 hours, Monday through Friday.

The Information Services Department is staffed by Reference Librarians weekdays from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.   Virtual assistance provided as soon as possible by email, or via chat  (use the form if the Desk happens to be off-line).   Contact us with your questions and assistance with the location and charging of library materials, and locating print and electronic information.

Health Science Information Discovery and Location

Answers to your questions!  

Personal assistance is provided for research support and information discovery, including advice on database selection, search strategy recommendations, verification of citations, location of current and historic information in all formats and citation management suggestions. Matas Librarians will do complicated searches for individuals on request. Call if you have problems with full-text access from off-campus or from a hospital or clinic. The librarians gladly help in the location of full text electronic resources and advice on utilizing the entire electronic collections of Tulane University.   

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