OMG: Now available at your friendly AHC Library: chat! You can now ask those burning research questions and have a live response from your
favorite AHC librarians! Chat will be active Monday - Thursday, when your friendly
neighborhood AHC librarians are available. You can ask questions pertaining to the
general research process, finding articles and books on specific topics, locating
and ordering materials between the campus libraries, interlibrary loan requests, and
more. This is yet another way the library can assist you in your quest for knowledge!
You can access chat directly from the library homepage at http://www.hancockcollege.edu/library/index.php
or by visiting the "Ask a Librarian" page at
We are continuously working to enhance the chat service so be on the lookout for updates!
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Click here to start learning a new language! Mángo includes lessons on more than 70 languages
and more -- learn about cultures, view films, and study topics such as medical Spanish,
wine and cheese in French, and romance in a variety of languages. Available 24/7 for
AHC students and staff. Questions? Contact your AHC librarians by email
Click here to access this streaming video database.
The library’s mission is to support all Allan Hancock College students and staff with
both immediate research needs and the development of information literacy skills,
to enhance lifelong learning. In addition, the library is the campus “center of learning,”
with a welcoming atmosphere conducive to studying and learning.
The mission of the Friends of the Allan Hancock College Library is to enhance existing
and planned library resources and programs, and to serve as partners in fostering
appreciation for the library.
Summer 2016 HOURS
Starting June 13, 2016
Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and holidays: CLOSED
Lompoc Valley Center:
Monday - Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday-Thursday: 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holidays: CLOSED
Santa Maria Campus 805 922-6966, ext. 3322
Lompoc Valley Center 805 922-6966 ext. 5224