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Q section now on 5th floor

After a temporary detour into storage, the books in the Q call number section are all in their new home on the 5th floor. Thanks to our library users for your patience during the shift, and thanks to the great

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TWO Summer Construction Projects

TWO CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS THIS SUMMER (in alphabetical order) DECK REPLACEMENT – 1st Floor Beginning the week of June 26th, this project will eliminate leaks in our basement.  The entire, external deck will be replaced, however, only one-fourth of it will be

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Construction on 4th and 5th floors

This week, workers will be moving shelving from 4th floor and reassembling it on 5th floor.  Also on 4th floor, carpet is being removed. The work prepares for an upcoming construction project around PL-4005. We apologize for any noise or disruption.

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Update: Getting a Q Book from Storage

As you may have heard, books in the Q call number section have moved to temporary storage as we prepare for a construction project on the 4th floor. They will be in their new home on the 5th floor by

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Temporary relocation of books in Q section

In preparation for an upcoming construction project on Pfau Library’s 4th floor, books in the Q section are being temporarily relocated to a holding area in the basement. The Q books will be moved to the 5th floor after shelving

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“It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.”

On April 4th the story begins… “It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.” (Opening sentence of the novel 1984, by George Orwell.) See for yourself if Winston Smith’s life in the world of

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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

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We Thank Our 2016 Library Ambassadors

A huge thanks to our inaugural cohort of Library Ambassadors! The ambassadors — all of whom are library student employees — visited USTD 100 classes, highlighting key resources and showing first-year students how to get research help. We thank our

Posted in Library Services, 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

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Good bye, hoopla!

The streaming media service known as hoopla is no longer available through the Pfau Library. Access to hoopla was funded by a Vital Technologies Initiative grant and all those funds have been expended.  We submitted another grant proposal, but it

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