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Bioscience & Natural Resources Library Reference & Research Services
Research can be challenging, the UC Berkeley Library's systems and databases are complex. Visit the Bioscience & Natural Resources Library Reference Desk for help with your research, accessing online or print materials, or other questions regarding your work at UC Berkeley. Extensive or detailed questions may be best handled in person.
- Reference In Person: Hours: Academic year, Monday-Friday, 1:00 - 5:00pm; Summer & Intersession, 1:00-3:00pm. Reference service hours for other libraries on campus are posted on the library web. Individuals and groups are welcome to contact us to arrange a customized reference or instruction session.
- Reference By Phone: (510) 642-0456 during reference desk hours to speak to a reference librarian.
- Reference By Email: Use this form to email your question to the Bioscience & Natural Resources Library (or another UCB Science Library, if appropriate).
- Research Help by Appointment: Use "Schedule an Appointment" links below, email or call us for personal help with your research.
During after hours, try chat reference -- open 24/7!