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ASK US!! Email Reference


General email reference service is available to the students, faculty and staff of Humboldt State University with valid HSU email accounts. As time permits, we will answer inquiries from unaffiliated requesters about HSU history, HSU Library services, or unique materials from our Humboldt County Collection.

Service Guidelines | Turn-Around Time | Submit a Reference Question

Service Guidelines


Turn-Around Time

Your question will be forwarded to the email reference coordinator in the Library. Program-related and subject-related inquiries will be forwarded to the appropriate individual, if necessary.

Requesters may expect a response by 5:00 PM the following weekday. However, response time may vary depending upon the nature of the inquiry.

Submitting a Reference Question

Please Note: General email reference service is available to the students, faculty, and staff of Humboldt State University with valid HSU email accounts.