Ask-a-Librarian

For those who need more definitive assistance on a particular topic, look no further than our Ask-a-Librarian feature! If you're stuck at Go and not sure what to do, check out our Pamphlets below. After that, hit up the Reference Section and General Collection to search through our already-collected resources. If you don't find answers there, simply Submit a Query below and our resident eLibrarian will get back to you with several sources to start you on your way.

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"I'm writing a story set in the monasteries of Tibet and need to know about Tibet's climate. Like, is it always cold there, or do they get a milder summer? Kathmandu stuff would be helpful too."
Lee Wyatt
Historical Fiction Writer
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Lonely Planet Tibet (Travel Guide) by Lonely Planet and Bradley Mayhew

A Historical Atlas of Tibet by Karl E. Ryavec

"One of my characters is building her own vintage motorcycle, but I have no idea what that entails. Can you help?"
Rita Fernandez
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The Build: How the Masters Design Custom Motorcycles by Robert Hoekman Jr.

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