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If you have a question about library services or need help with a school assignment, you can contact us by call, e-mail, chat (instant message) or visit us in person. You may also post a message on our Suggestion Blog.
You can always contact us by telephone when the library is open.
The number for the Rosenberg Library, Ocean Campus is: 415-452-5541.
For questions regarding library holds, fines, and overdue items, call the library's Circulation Department: 415-452-5433
For questions about library holds, fines, and overdue items, call the library's Circulation Department during library hours at 415-452-5433.
Email reference service is available Monday through Friday during the Fall and Spring semesters. We try to respond to your inquiries within 48 hours Monday through Friday.
If you need faster assistance, please contact us by phone or by Chat/Instant Message.
Beginning Monday 26 August 2013 IM reference is available Monday - Thursday 9am - 7:45pm and Friday 9am - 2:45pm.
Use the Zoho chat box on the right side of the page to contact us by instant message, or message ASKCCSF on GoogleTalk, Yahoo, Hotmail/Live Messenger, and AOL.
If you don't get a response right away during our scheduled hours, the librarian is probably helping someone else. Please try again later or call us at 415-452-5541.
There are seven City College Library locations. Your current Student ID can be used at any of these libraries. Librarians are available during open hours to answer your questions.
We welcome your suggestions about the library. If you have a reference question (need help with a homework assignment, doing research, etc.), you should use our Electronic Reference Service or visit/call a CCSF library and ask a librarian for assistance.