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Both libraries closed Monday and Tuesday May 28 & 29 due to Memorial Day and Graduation Sabbath.

Lambert Library Regular Hours:

Monday-Saturday: 9 AM to 7 PM
Sunday: 10 AM to 7 PM

Ladera Library Regular Hours:

Monday-Tuesday: 10 AM to 7 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM to 6 PM
Thursday – Friday : 10 AM to 7 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 2 PM & 5 PM – 7PM
Sunday: 9 AM to 6 PM

The Ladera library is closed from 2:30-3:30 for lunch. When classes are not in session at the Ladera campus, the Ladera library is closed. See the Ladera Campus session schedule to know when classes are in session at Ladera (when the library is open). Hours may vary for holidays or special closures, and will be listed above.

Graduate Research Library Contact Information

249 Lambert Road
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(805) 969-3626 x115


Phone: (805) 969-3626 x115


Phone: (805) 969-3626 x144

Interlibrary Loan and Cataloging

Phone: (805) 969-3626 x115

Library Staff

Diana Zakhour, Library Services Coordinator, (805) 969-3626 x169

Mark Kelly, MLS, Lead Reference Services Librarian, (805) 969-3626 x144

Richard Buchen, MLS, Special Collections and Reference Librarian, (805) 969-3626 x133

Bintal Patel, Circulation & Interlibrary Loan Assistant, (805) 969-3626 x115

Jason Bays, Addison Sani, Circulation, (805) 969-3626 x115

Alain Dussert, MLIS, Director of Library Services, (805) 969-3626 x143