Ask Questions by Email

Welcome to the UCSB Library email reference service. The service is available to students, faculty, staff, and the general public in need of answers to brief questions or assistance in getting started on library research.

The librarians will respond within 24 hours during the work week or the next business day. For immediate assistance, you may use our chat service or call our Reference Desk at (805) 893-3133.

Use the form below to send your question or e-mail ask [at] library [dot] ucsb [dot] edu

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