Browse 90,000 books in our book collection. Or read one of our 22,000 electronic books from any computer, any time. Find encyclopedias and other reference books in our Reference Collection, or access our Gale Virtual Reference Library and Credo Reference from any computer.
Keep up with the daily news or browse magazines in our print periodical collection. Search research databases from on or off campus to find online articles.
Discover the library’s media resources, whether these are DVDs checked out from the Media Desk or videos viewed online from our streaming video databases. Click on "Media" from the Library Home Page for details.
Find materials that your instructor has placed on Reserve for you in the library:
Get help from a librarian when you want it and how you want it. Click on “Ask a Librarian” from the Library Home Page for details.
Complete assignments using library computers—no log in needed!
Request books or articles from SDSU or Cuyamaca using our speedy courier service. Nation-wide interlibrary loan is also at your service. Request items with the Online InterLibrary Loan Form.
Chat quietly with friends while sipping a drink, relax and read a magazine, or indulge in some wireless e-chat on your laptop in the library’s E-Chat Café.
Jump-start your college success by learning library research skills:
Study with classmates or friends in one of our Group Study Rooms.
We have what you need to succeed:
Check out up to 10 books at a time from our general collection for 14 days.
Regular circulating materials accrue fines at 25¢ per day per item. Reserve items accrue fines at $1 per hour.
Printing is 15¢ per page for black-and white and 75¢ per page for color. Print stations take coins or one dollar bills.
Copying is 15¢ per page for black-and white and 75¢ per page for color. Copiers take coins or one dollar bills.
A change machine on the library’s main floor changes fives and tens for dollar bills.