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Research Assistance

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The Librarians at Daytona State are happy to assist you with your research needs in areas such as course and curriculum development, classroom support materials, program accreditation preparation, and grant support research. We can also support you in your personal degree programs and with your publishing projects. Please call the Reference Desk at 386.506.3518 or email for more information.

Library Instruction and Online Research Training

Daytona State Librarians offer a full range of Library Skills Instruction from developmental classes to upper division Bachelor's program courses. Workshops can be tailored to specific projects or themes. We also provide Web Research Training to staff and can prepare presentations to meet specific departmental needs. Most workshops take approximately 50 minutes and for large classes we will be happy to come to your classroom. Please book workshops at least one week in advance by calling the Research Assistance Desk at 386.506.3518 or e-mailing For Deland/Deltona workshops, please call 386.785.2017.

Research Assignment Design Consultation

Let us help you design research assignments that take maximum advantage of the resources available to your students. The Daytona State Librarians are available for consultation by phone or appointment. We can check resources, create specialized help guides and resource lists, and even provide customized instruction for your students. Call or e-mail Christina Hastie for details on how we can help at 386.506.3593 or

Schedule an Appointment with a Librarian

Need additional research assistance? Click here to learn more about scheduling an appointment with a DSC librarian. Appointment range from 30-60 minutes and can be scheduled by DSC students, staff, and faculty. Typically, the patron will meet the librarian at the research assistance desk.