Cuyamaca College librarians can assist you with research projects and questions in one-on-one sessions, whether you are looking for help with:
  • Developing and refining your research question
  • Searching the library's databases and other online resources
  • Evaluating information sources for appropriateness and relevance to your research

Your Subject Librarians

Each academic and career program at Cuyamaca College has a dedicated subject librarian to assist students with their unique research needs.

Matthew Chase (He/Him)



Subjects Include:

Behavioral and Social Sciences; English; Culture, People and Ideas; Health Sciences; Business and Professional Studies; STEM

Rita Ghazala



Subjects Include:

Child Development; Visual and Performing Arts; Language and Communication; Environmental and Applied Technology; ESL

Research Help Desk

Stop by the research help desk located on the second floor during library hours, where a librarian is available to assist you.
You can also email us at, or call us by phone at 619-660-4421.

Ask a Librarian 24/7 Online Chat Service

Chat online with a librarian all day, all night, 7 days a week. This service is particularly great if you have a research question after library hours or on the weekend!