PAWS (Personalized Assistance with Searching) appointments are available to UAlbany students, faculty and staff between 9am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
To request an appointment, please complete the form below, providing two date/time options. One of the PAWS librarians will respond to your request.
Appointments are available on a first come, first served basis.
Appointment requests received with less than 24 hours notice are subject to the availability of a librarian.
Appointment requests submitted on the weekend will receive a reply on the next business day. Drop-in assistance is available at the reference desk, and through our Ask Us! service.
If you are unable to keep your appointment, kindly let us know so that we can provide the appointment to someone else.