The Knowledge Market has highly-trained fellow students who can help you improve your skills. Our consultants work one-on-one or in small groups to develop your research strategies, analyze your data, improve your writing, or polish your presentations.
Drop by the Knowledge Market at the Mary Idema Pew Library or Steelcase Library or make an appointment to meet with consultants from the Libraries, the Writing Center, the Speech Lab, and the Data Inquiry Lab.
Interested in becoming a research consultant?
Research consultants guide fellow students through the research process, from brainstorming ideas to finding information and evaluating resources. Research consultants
Consultants are trained to use library databases, government information, and even Google. They learn about interesting topics alongside students and develop their own skills in the process. Curious students are encouraged to apply.
Starting wage: $10.10/hour. Download an application here.
"Not only do you get to help fellow students feel better about their research abilities, you also continuously hone your own skills and become much more effective with research, communication, and collaboration."–Caitlin, former research consultant