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Research Help Desk and Reference Resources

Research Help Desk & Chat Hours

CHAT:      -    24 Hours

Quarter Break: March 25 - April 2

  • M- Thursday 1pm - 3pm

Spring Quarter Hours (April 3 - June 16)

  • Monday thru Thursday: 9am - 7pm
  • Friday: 9am - 5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Noon - 9pm

Special Holiday Hours

  • Sunday May 28: noon - 5pm 
  • Monday May 29 (Memorial Day): noon - 9pm

Where Can I Find Help for My Research?

Come to the Research Help Desk on the 2nd Floor of Kennedy Library to get help from a Librarian or a LibRAT.

You can call the Research Help Desk at (805) 756-2649.

Chat - available 24 hours!

Make a personal appointment to meet with your College Librarian.

Looking for Data, Maps, or GIS? Help available here. 

To learn what databases are best for a particular topic, Research Guides.

For basic library information you can call the Circulation Desk at  (805) 756-5760.