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Research Assistance

Your Folsom Lake College librarians are here to help you with your research needs!

In Person
Librarians are available for research assistance at the Library Reference Desk. Reference Desk hours are posted on the Library homepage.

If you have a research question, fill out the Ask a Librarian form online or e-mail us at FLC-Librarian@flc.losrios.edu. Reference librarians will respond to your email as soon as possible, usually within 24 hours.

You can also speak to a reference librarian by calling the Reference Desk at (916) 608-6612.

Research Process

Library Catalog
Use the Library Catalog to find library materials such as print books, eBooks, periodicals, media and reserve items. Search by keyword, author, title, subject, or by course name and instructor for reserve items. Additional services such as renewing books online, viewing your library account, and requesting interlibrary loans are accessed through the online catalog as well. Ask a librarian if you need assistance using the catalog.
For more information on how to locate books on the shelf and the Library of Congress Classification System, click here.

Research Databases
Library research databases are available only to Los Rios Community College students, faculty, and staff. These databases can be accessed from off campus by using your Los Rios Unified Log-in and Password. Ask a librarian if you need assistance using the databases.


EDC Librarian's Internet Guide
Internet Public Library