Online Reference Service

For Oakton Students and Personnel


The AskLibrary Online Reference service for Oakton students and personnel can provide brief answers to questions and/or give suggestions about sources which might help to answer your questions. 

During Oakton Library open hours, Oakton Students and personnel may also get help with research by: 

  • use our email form
  • use our chat service
  • text us: 847.906.2746
  • call us:  847.635.1644 (Des Plaines Campus Reference Desk) or 847.635.1474 (Skokie Campus Reference Desk)

Oakton Library faculty also maintain an outstanding collection of Research Guides to help you with your research.