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• Available 24/7 (That’s right. Twenty. Four. Seven.) using the chat box below
• Best for immediate help: connect with a real librarian instantly, no bots!
• Prefer to talk? Can connect via phone/Zoom by request

• Fill out the online form (below) and send us your questions
• During normal business hours* a Valley College librarian will respond within 1-2 hours
• Can also connect via phone/Zoom by request

Research Appointments are unavailable during the summer sessions. 

1-on-1 appointment (in Zoom or on phone) with a Valley College librarian
• ~45 minutes or less, depending on your needs
• Best for in-depth help with a research assignment


Summer I hours (June 13 - July 14):

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Summer II hours (July 18 - August 18):

Monday - Thursday: 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Please Note: LAVC librarians are unavailable Fridays, weekends, and College holidays (though our chat service is still available). Summer 2022 holidays are 6/20 and 7/4.
For computer/printer use, please visit the Computer Commons, located above the Library.

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