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International Students: Home

This is a guide to library resources for international students at Hofstra University.

Need Research Assistance?


There are several ways to ask research questions:

  1. Visit the Reference Desk on the main floor of Axinn Library (during reference desk hours).
  2. Call the Reference desk:  516.463.5962 (during reference desk hours).
  3. Text your questions to  516.628.6473.  You can expect to receive an answer via text in 24 hours.
  4. Meet with a librarian.  See the box to the right for instructions.
  5. Search our FAQ's--type your question into the box below and click the Ask buttton.  If your question has not been answered already, you can use the form on the results page to e-mail us the question.  You can expect to receive an answer via e-mail in 24 hours.

Make a Research Appointment

Librarians are available for one-on-one research consultations. 

You can make an appointment to meet with a Librarian by phone or e-mail.

Click the link below to scroll through a list of research subjects and locate the librarian who specializes in your research area.


Check out LibAnywhere, a free mobile app that allows you to use the Library Catalog, the Research Databases, as well as a number of other library functions from your moble device. Download the app from wherever you download apps, or scan the QR code below.



Subject Guide

David Woolwine
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