Ask a Librarian

If you have a question about library services or need help with a school assignment, you can contact us by calle-mail,  chat (instant message) or visit us in person.  You may also post a message on our Suggestion Blog.

 Call us!

Call Us!

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 

Email Us!

Email Us

For questions about library holds, fines, and overdue items, you must contact the Circulation Department at 415-452-5433.

Email reference is available Monday through Friday during the Fall and Spring semesters only. We try to respond within two days classes meet.

Note for Fall 2014: Due to staffing limitations, response time may take longer for email reference. For immediate response, please call or use chat reference.

Click here to open the eRef form

If you need faster assistance, please contact us by phone or by Chat/Instant Message.

 Chat with us!

Chat reference will be available Tue. 2 Sept. 2014.

Instant Messaging service

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.

In Person

Entrance to Rosenberg Library

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.

 Suggestions?

Make a Suggestion

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.