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Now available: More study rooms!

As midterms approach, Pfau Library has 8 new group study rooms available for you! These shiny new study rooms are located inside PL-5005, the Library Multimedia Center. They seat 4 or 6 and have whiteboards. The new rooms appear at

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services

A History of the American Public Library

CityLab’s visual storyteller Ariel Aberg-Riger shares the story of how America’s public libraries came to be, and their uneven history of serving all who need them. A History of the American Public Library: A Visual Exploration of How a Critical Piece

Posted in Did You Know?

Don’t Get Caught Unprepared for Printing in the Library!

It’s 5 minutes until your class starts and you are trying to print out your paper in the library for the very first time.  You left your student ID at home and the only money you have on you is

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services, Miscellaneous

How to Find Articles by CSUSB Professors Online: Two Strategies

A brand new Library Guide: How to Find Articles by CSUSB Professors Online: Two Strategies

Posted in Did You Know?, Search Tips

Does the library have your textbook?

We just might!  Here’s how you can check.

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Catalog, Library Services

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

Posted in Cafe au Lib Events, Did You Know?, Library Services, Miscellaneous, Special Collections

Video: OneSearch is Coming!

Watch the OneSearch video! See more detailed information.

Posted in Databases, Did You Know?, Library Catalog

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?

Open Access Week, October 24 – 30

Did you know that October 24 – 30 is Open Access Week? Celebrate by attending our Open Access & ScholarWorks workshop for faculty! Learn how you can contribute to the Open Access movement and expand the reach of your scholarship.

Posted in Did You Know?, Exhibits & Displays

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

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services, Miscellaneous
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