American River College Library
Visit the ARC library homepage for library hours and to find books, eBooks, academic articles, news articles, videos, and more.
Can’t make it to the library? Check out the Services for Distance Students guide for more information about online library resources.
Want to learn more about how to do library research? Enroll in our free, self-paced Library Research Tutorials course in Canvas. This set of seven 15-30 minute lessons will guide you through how to be an effective student researcher.
Stop by the Research Help Desk. Librarians are available on a drop-in basis whenever the library is open.
Call the Research Help Desk at (916) 484-8458 for research help and other questions.
Call the Circulation Desk at (916) 484-8455 for questions about your library account, renewals, overdue fines, holds, etc.
Email your library questions.
Research Appointments are one-on-one, in-person sessions with a librarian. Use the Research Appointment Calendar to schedule your appointment. Note that research appointments must be made at least two business days in advance.