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ERS101H5: Planet Earth

Scholarly resources in earth science.

About ERS120 research...

Since in ERS120 you are learning about the process of research, this guide will support you by offering:

  • information about the research process.
  • links to databases;
  • writing and citation management information.

Ask us for help

There are many ways to get assistance with your research:

Chat Widget

Chat:      Using the chat widget on any library web page gets you real-time assistance. UTML staff run the chat from 12 noon until 7pm most days. Ask A Librarian staff, who are academic librarians from around Ontario universities, fill in until noon and 7 to 10 pm.

Click the green arrow in the bottom right-hand side of the chat box to pop out a chat window. This will let you chat as you navigate our resources.

Email:    An email to will get answered by a subject specialist as soon as possible. When you have questions specifically about earth sciences, e-mail me directly at

Phone:     Call us at (905) 828-5237; if you leave a message, we will respond as soon as we can.

In Person:     The Reference & Research Area is located on the main floor of the Library, to the left of the entrance.  If the  librarian you wish to see is not there, send her or him an e-mail. We are happy to see you for a research consultation!


This libguide was created by Joanna Szurmak.

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