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Librarians are available at the Information Desk on Sub-1 of the underground library at the following times:
- Sunday: 2 pm - 6 pm
- Monday - Wednesday: 1 pm - 7 pm
- Thursday & Friday: 1 pm - 5 pm
The Ask A Law Librarian chat service is available to all of our patrons but is designed to meet the legal research needs of UM students, staff, and faculty.
Chat is monitored during the times listed above when a Librarian is at the Information Desk.
Emails are monitored during business hours, Monday - Friday.
Researchers may schedule an appointment to meet in person or virtually with a Reference Librarian.
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Text us at 734-329-5606 (SMS is monitored 2 pm - 5 pm, Monday - Friday).
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