Ask APL

How may we assist you?  Fill out our short Ask APL form, providing as much detail as possible and get personalized assistance and resources from library staff!  Please allow 1-3 business days for a response, especially when submitting questions over the weekend or holidays.  Before proceeding to the form, please read below to find out the types of requests for which we can provide assistance.

Typical requests include:

  • Getting started researching a topic
  • Learning to use the Library’s digital resources
  • Getting started with job searches or creating a resume
  • Basic internet and email
  • Basic Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher, Power Point)

If you are looking for book recommendations, please use our Next Reads form.  

If you are having a specific issue with cloudLibrary, please use our Ebook Support form.

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Please note we are not able to assist with the following:

  • Legal, medical, or financial advice, including assistance with taxes
  • Technical support for personal devices, outside of troubleshooting the Library’s digital resources
  • Typing or proofreading documents
  • In-depth research 
  • Tutoring or academic instruction