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Michigan State University

Engagement Centers: Peer Research Assistant Program

Get help from a Peer Research Assistant!

Fall 2022 is now available!

Library Peer Research Assistants (PRAs) are available Monday - Thursday to help with your library and research needs. In-person appointments are available in three campus neighborhood locations.

You can schedule up to 60 minutes. Click here to access entire appointment calendar.

What do PRAs do?

  • Help you find information for your research papers
  • Help you identify different kinds of materials, like articles, books, or whatever else you need
  • Understand citation styles and create citations
  • Get you connected to the library services that will help you most

...and more!

Brody (Brody 159)

Location: Brody 159, in the Writing Center
Hours: 11 am - 2 pm, Monday & Wednesday
Make an appointment in Brody

conference room 159 door showing peer research assistant poster

Bessey Hall (Room 300)

Location: Room 300, in the Writing Center
Hours: 2 - 5 pm, Monday - Thursday (3 - 5 pm Tuesday)
Make an appointment in Bessey

South (Holden C124)

Location: Holden C124, in the Writing Center
Hours: 6 pm - 9 pm, Monday - Thursday
Make an appointment in Holden

door to writing center in Holden

Peer Research Assistant Presentation

Neighborhood Map


Emilia Marcyk
MSU Libraries' Engagement Center Services Coordinator

Michigan State University