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Michigan State University

Engagement Centers: Peer Research Assistant Program

Get help from a Peer Research Assistant!

Library Peer Research Assistants (PRAs) are available Monday - Thursday, 5 pm - 8 pm to help with your library and research needs. In-person and online appointments are available.

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!

Online Appointment (via Zoom)

Hours: 5 pm - 8pm, Monday - Thursday
Make an online appointment


Main Library - 3rd Floor West

Location: W320, across from Writing Center (3 West)
Hours: 5 pm - 8 pm, Monday - Wednesday
Make an appointment in the Main Library

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Emilia Marcyk
MSU Libraries' Engagement Center Services Coordinator

Michigan State University