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We have answers! Our team will gladly answer your questions and help with all your information research needs.


Online Chat Help

Chat with a Librarian online, anytime, 24/7. (The Librarian helping you may not necessarily be from SSU.)


Email Us

Use our online form to send an email and someone will respond within 24 hours, Monday through Friday.


In Person Help

Call or stop by the Information/Check-Out Desk (707-664-2375) Monday through Friday from 11 am to 5 pm. You can also get help from anyone in the Library wearing a yellow Research Help vest!

Library Orientation

Are you new to using the Library? We have great tutorials and videos that can help you get oriented to using the Library, finding articles and books, starting your research project, and more.

Meet with a Librarian

Already declared a major and want to talk to your subject librarian? Make an appointment for specialized Research Help.