- Chat online with a Librarian
- Chat reference is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Use the widget at left to submit your question.
- Because this is a cooperative service, you may be chatting with a librarian from another academic library.
Schedule an Appointment -- Research Consultation Service
- UCSB students, faculty, and staff may schedule a 20 minute appointment with a reference librarian for assistance with their research needs.
- Get help by email within 1 business day.
- Call or Visit a Service Desk (directions to library)
Service Location Phone Information Desk (805) 893-2478 Reference Desk (805) 893-3133 Music Library (805) 893-2641 Other Departments
- Names and contact information for the library's subject specialists.
- Check out our online research guides.