Humanities, Social Sciences and Government Information Services
Reference and Instructional Services

Humanities, Social Sciences and Government Information Consultation Desk
Reference and reseach assistance is available on the 2nd floor, Shields Library, 1 to 5 Monday through Friday. We are ready to assist you with your library research for assignments, term papers, or longer projects.
See the University Library Reference Page for information on extended other reference services.
Contact a Subject Librarian
H/SS and Gov. Info. Subject Librarians are available to provide faculty and students with one-on-one research support. Contact the relevant Subject Librarian to schedule an appointment. Subject Librarians welcome telephone or e-mail queries, and will respond as promptly. General H/SS and Gov. Info. inquiries may be directed to researchservices@ucdavis.edu .
Library Instruction
Subject librarians work with upper-level or graduate courses instructor to design a library instructional session to complement the course objectives. Please contact the librarian well before the date you wish to schedule the class so that we can reserve our instructional lab.
The Library Instruction Services offers more general instruction courses covering use of EndNote and basic catalog/database searching.