Reference & Research Assistance

As part of the Arkansas State Library’s ongoing mission to serve as the information resource center for state government, the Information Services unit provides reference assistance, facilitates access to library resources, and conducts Interlibrary Loan services on behalf of state agencies and the Arkansas General Assembly.

Information Services also provides reference assistance to library staff and members of the public. Reference services are available in person, over the phone, and online via email.

Contact Information Services during business hours at (501) 682-2053, or anytime via online form.

Services Available

In addition to help with general research, Reference staff can provide assistance and information on the following:

ASL Reference staff do not conduct legal, medical or genealogical research.