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A variety of ways to get answers!
Use our online email form. You will receive a response within 2 business days.
Call us at 207.287.5608 for immediate service during business hours.
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Mail your question to Maine State Library, Attention: Reference, 64 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0064
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Consultations may be arranged by completing our online "Book a Librarian" form or calling directly at 207.287.5600.
Research classes or request a group training for your organization or agency
Register for research classes, designed to provide an overview of available research resources and techniques. Call 207.287.5600 to join a class. Please use this form to request a small customized group training. Members of the Reference staff are available to work with your group on research topics, use of MARVEL or resources such as MedLine Plus or ERIC.
Reference & Research
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- Contact us if you need:
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