Need help from a librarian?
A reference librarian will help you:
- Develop a search strategy
- Find a topic for your research assignment
- Select appropriate electronic resources and reference materials
Please check here for reference hours.
Call the Reference Desk during our business hours: (925) 631-4624
For current SMC faculty, students and staff. Emails are reviewed during regularly scheduled reference hours. Click on the Email heading, or email to [email protected]
Chat (IM) with a Librarian
Chat with a librarian! Use the Library H3lp widget on the right. Librarians will answer your questions during regular reference hours.
Text a Librarian
You may text a librarian! Text to the phone number (925) 235-4762 during reference hours. Standard text rates apply.
Meet with a Librarian during reference hours in person at the reference desk on the first floor of the library.
Have a suggestion? Please let us know! Click the Tell us! header or send an email directly to [email protected]
Call the Circulation desk (925) 631-4229 if you have questions about renewing materials, reserves, overdue items, and Link+.