Stop by the library Service Desk (Library North, 1st floor) when you have questions or need help with library research.
Student research consultants are available to help you navigate the research process: to provide you with an introduction to such things as developing a keyword search, finding, evaluating, and citing sources, etc.
Librarians are on-call to assist with in-depth research questions and to provide help using specialized resources.
You can schedule a research consultation with a librarian (subject specialist). Consult our Library Faculty Directory to make an appointment.
Phone us for answers to general or factual questions. Library staff are available to help you during all library hours. Call: (323) 343-3988email reference guidelines before sending us your question.
This service allows you to connect to a pool of reference librarians from academic libraries located in California and across the country. If you need help from a Cal State L.A. librarian, please use one of the choices above.