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RLG388H5F Mothers, motherhood and mothering in religious traditions

A guide to assist students with research for the course


This guide is designed to introduce a selection of resources to use to complete research for your course.

Vanessa Kitchin

Liaison Librarian


Ask Us for Help

Need help? You can get in touch with us in many different ways!

Chat, email, phone, or just drop in and say hello in person! Check our reference hours to see when we'll be available.


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Want to ask your question over the phone? Call us! Our number is (905) 828-5237, and you can see when we'll be there to pick up the phone by checking our reference hours.

In Person

Library staff are available to answer your questions, to provide research assistance and instruction in the use of information resources. The Reference & Research Desk is located on the main floor of the Library, right where you walk in the door. Come see us!

Book a Research Appointment

The UTM Library has librarians and reference specialists to provide in-depth research help in your subject area. Use this form to request a research appointment.