Humanities, Social Sciences and Government Information Services (H/SS & Gov. Info Services) is located on the second floor of the Peter J. Shields Library. It is home to librarians who specialize in providing reference and instructional services in the arts, languages and literatures, humanities, social sciences, and cultural studies as well as international, federal, state and local government information. The librarians also maintain the collections in these areas including a comprehensive reference collection that consists of over 40,000 print volumes and hundreds of online resources which provide a gateway to both general and subject specific humanities and social science and government information research topics. Librarians are available on the Humanities, Social Sciences and Government Information Services Reference Desk and by appointment.

Humanities, Social Sciences and Government Information Services
2nd Floor, Shields Library, University of California
100 N.W. Quad, Davis, CA 95616-5292

(530) 752‑1126 (Office)
(530) 752‑9862 (Reference)
hssref@lib.ucdavis.edu

2nd Floor H/SS & Gov. Info Consultation Desk Hours:
Mon-Fri: 11:00am-6:00pm