Chatting with a librarian is available for several hours per day, Monday-Friday. Use your existing instant messaging client with the appropriate ID as listed below. If our reference librarian is not online, use one of the other methods listed on this page to contact us.
For AOL Instant Messenger, MSN, or YAHOO - The ID is nlclrefchat.
For patrons using ICQ, the ID number is - 419783616.
Stop by the library during our business hours and a librarian will help you with your inquiry.
Call the library at 319-626-5701 during business hours.
E-mail a question and a librarian will answer as soon as possible.