Reference Desk Locations and Phone Numbers

The Reference/Information Desk in Davidson Library is open whenever the building is open, except during extended hours for finals week. 

Hours at other reference desks vary.

Davidson Library

Reference/Information Desk

  • Located in the main lobby of Davidson Library
  • General Information (805) 893-2478
  • Reference (805) 893-3133

2nd Floor Help Desk

  • Located on the 2nd floor near the top of the main staircase
  • (805) 893-2765

Map & Imagery Lab (MIL)

  • Located at the lower level, 1st floor of Davidson Library
  • (805) 893-2779

Social Sciences Data Lab

  • Located at the 8th floor of Davidson Library, Room 8539
  • Open Monday−Friday, 1pm to 3pm for walk-in users and by appointment
  • datalab [at] library [dot] ucsb [dot] edu

Special Collections

  • Located on the 3rd floor of Davidson Library
  • (805) 893-3062

Arts Library

  • Located in the Music Building
  • (805) 893-2850