University Library, Reference and Information center

Library North, 1st Floor

(323) 343-4927,  -4928

Reference Desk Hours
Monday - Thursday   8am - 8pm
Friday & Saturday    9am - 5pm

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How We Can Help   The Reference & Information Desk is staffed by librarians, staff, and student experts eager to assist you with your library research and information needs.

Let us help you:
  • learn how to search the library catalog & find articles
  • find answers to your subject-specific, detailed, or complex research questions
  • learn how to find the best journal articles on your topic
  • locate helpful reference sources
  • find statistics or factual data to support your research needs
  • resolve difficult citation problems (MLA, APA, etc.)
  • understand how to use GET, WebCT, & more
  • get answers to informational & directional questions
  • learn how to print, copy, & save documents
  • locate hard-to-find library materials
Research Help   Here are some pages that will help you do research on your own: Research Tools   Here are your primary Cal State LA library research tools: