Every hour that the library is open, you can come visit library staff at the Reference/Circulation desk in the middle of the library.
You can get research assistance from a librarian over the phone during all open hours at (510) 723-7006 and (510) 723-6764.
You can renew your books and discuss fines during open hours by calling the circulation desk at (510) 723-7513.
During the following hours you can reach a Chabot Librarian:
Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
You can text a short reference question to a Chabot Librarian at this number (510) 394-5707.
For the contact information of individual library staff, visit the Library Staff Page.