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Library Hours, Spring 2017

Welcome back! Pfau Library’s regular hours for Spring Quarter are now in effect: Monday-Thursday 8 AM-11 PM Friday 8 AM-5 PM Saturday 9 AM-2 PM Sunday 1 PM-5 PM We’re open later during midterms and finals. For additional details, check

Posted in Hours & Closures

Make the most of Google Scholar!

If you use Google Scholar regularly for searching, you are likely missing a lot of content the library subscribes to! You may see this as a request to pay for a document. But how can you know if Pfau Library

Posted in Did You Know?

Together: Open Mic Night this Thursday 6PM

Together: Open Mic Night this Thursday, open to all! Fiction, Poetry, Memoir, Spoken Word! 6PM in Pfau Library 4005 A fun and friendly gathering on a Thursday night, come share your work or sit back and enjoy your visionary friends! Now more than ever we need your voice,

Posted in Events, Poetry Readings

Texas Poets Laureate: Poetry Reading Jan. 19

Texas Poets Laureate Karla K. Morton and Alan Birkelbach — both award-winning writers, each with 11 published books — will present a poetry reading at Cal State San Bernardino’s John M. Pfau Library on Thursday, Jan. 19, from noon-1:30 p.m.,

Posted in Events, Poetry Readings

Announcing the Thesis Digitization Project

Over the years Pfau Library has received many requests to make past CSUSB master’s theses and projects available online. The number of downloads already recorded worldwide for CSUSB’s most current theses (2014-present) reflects this interest. The library supports Open Access

Posted in Miscellaneous

Looking for a scantron?

It’s that time of year again, when everyone needs scantrons. These locations normally sell scantrons during their regular business hours: Coyote Bookstore Café au Lib inside Pfau Library Coyote Market on the 2nd floor of Jack Brown Hall Coyote Market on

Posted in Miscellaneous

Database Changes, Summer 2016

Many database renewals fall on July 1, so summer is often a time for changes in the library’s resources. Notable changes this year: LexisNexis has been replaced by WestlawNext as our primary source of legal materials. (For newspapers, please use ProQuest Newsstand).

Posted in Databases

Remembering Prince: music on Hoopla

The music of Prince is available to CSUSB students via Hoopla!

Posted in Databases

Advance notice: LexisNexis to Westlaw

A message about an upcoming change affecting a library database: Effective July 1, 2016, the LexisNexis Academic database will no longer be part of the CSU system’s centrally funded “Electronic Core Collection” or ECC. This decision was made by the

Posted in Databases

Now more outlets!

We’ve installed several more table-top outlets in the study areas by the open staircase, on first and second floors. These include both USB and electrical plugs. Come try them out!

Posted in Miscellaneous
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