Skip Main Navigation

Ask a Librarian

Chat with a Librarian

Chat with us to ask questions related to research and library materials. 

If we're not available on chat, you can email us with questions.  Every attempt is made to respond to questions within 24 hours (Monday-Friday). Questions sent to us on a holiday, break, or weekend will not reach the library until the next regular business day. 

Fall 2023 Chat Hours: 

Mondays-Fridays: 8 a.m.- 10 p.m. |   Saturdays: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Sundays: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m..
Closed on holidays 


chat loading...

Ask a librarian for research help

Librarians at the reference desk at the college libraries can help you during these hours.
We are also available by phone/email at:

  • AHC Learning Resources Center – Santa Maria Campus (805 922-6966, ext. 3322)
  • Jacoby Learning Resources Center – Lompoc Valley Center (805 922-6966 ext. 5224)
  • Email –

Submit your research question in the form below.


Thanks! We will get back with you as soon as possible.