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The library is now offering some course textbooks online. Check out this guide or video on how to find your textbook. Questions? Please chat with us or stop by!
Hours and Location
Come visit us at our Santa Maria campus and Lompoc Valley Center. Find our hours and information here.
Have a question about the library? Explore our guidelines and FAQ's.
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Events and News
Find all of the library events and news here, including our current calendar of orientations.
Need to borrow, renew, or return an item? Locate the item you need and how to borrow it here.
Find out more about technology, including laptops and hotspots, we have for you at the library.
Santa Maria Campus Library:
Circulation: (805)922-6966 ext.3683
Reference: (805)922-6966 ext.3322
Mondays -Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. | Wednesday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Mondays-Thursdays: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. | Fridays: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Lompoc Valley Center Library:
Circulation: (805)735-3366 ext.5224
Reference: (805)735-3366 ext.5322
Mondays-Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. | Wednesdays-Thursdays: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Mondays-Thursdays: 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Summer: Mondays-Fridays 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. | Sundays 10 a.m-6 p.m.
Fall: Mondays-Fridays: 8 a.m.- 10 p.m. | Saturdays: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Sundays: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.