Instant Messaging Reference Service
You can also just start typing in the Ask A Librarian box provided to the right, or use the mobile widget,
IM questions are taken on a first-come-first-served order during Library open hours. There may be a short wait if the librarian is already helping someone in person, on the phone, or in another IM session.
Reference librarians are happy to answer questions about renewals, existing holds, or books you have returned in addition to other, more abstract, queries. You may also call the circulation desk for account specific inquiries (408) 354-6891.