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.

  • Phone

    Call the Reference Desk during our business hours: (925) 631-4624

  • Email (Ask a Librarian)

    For current SMC faculty, students and staff. Emails are reviewed during regularly scheduled reference hours. Click on the Email heading, or email to askalib@stmarys-ca.edu.

  • 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.

  • In Person

    Meet with a Librarian during reference hours in person at the reference desk on the first floor of the library.

  • Tell us!

    Have a suggestion? Please let us know! Click the Tell us! header or send an email directly to askalib@stmarys-ca.edu.

  • Other help

    Call the Circulation desk (925) 631-4229 if you have questions about renewing materials, reserves, overdue items, and Link+.

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1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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