To find answers for in-depth questions, visit the Reference Desk on the second floor. Staff can explain the use of the library and its resources, help interpret materials, provide reader advisory services, and provide services such as outreach, preparation of bibliographies, and group instruction. The following additional services are also provided through the reference department:

Reference desk on the 2nd floor

Exam Proctoring

Reference staff are qualified to proctor or administer exams for students taking distance learning courses. There is no charge to proctor exams. Reservations are encouraged. Please contact the library for further information.

Inter-library Loan

The Reference Desk can assist you with ordering a book through inter-library loan.

Genealogical and Historical Research

The Reference Desk can assist you with researching family history, the history of Montana, or any other research topics. For one-on-one service, speak with one of our skilled reference librarians.