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Reference Services

Virtual Reference

Pennsylvania's statewide live chat reference service—Ask Here PA—is a free service to all residents of Pennsylvania, offering live 24/7 chat reference.Your reference question will be directed to an academic reference librarian at a college or university library in Pennsylvania.

Email/Phone Reference

The reference staff is happy to answer reference questions via email or over the phone. We are able to answer factual questions, verify citations and holdings, and reply to quick questions relating to your research. 

  • Reference Desk: 610.902.8537
  • General Information: 610.902.8538
  • Please contact Holy Spirit Library at library@cabrini.edu.

Visit us at the Reference Desk

Reference Librarians are available to assist with any reference and research questions. Please visit the Reference Desk on the main level of Holy Spirit Library, behind the Circulation Desk. 

  • Monday–Thursday 9:00AM–8:30PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM–4:30PM
  • Sunday: 1:00–8:00PM

Reference hours vary during summer sessions and semester breaks.

Reference and Research Help

Librarians are available to assist with reference and research questions. The reference staff will assist by email, phone, chat, or in-person. Please contact Anne Schwelm (610.902.8536, aschwelm@cabrini.edu) or email library@cabrini.edu.

Please use your Cabrini email when sending a request for reference via email.

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