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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

There’s More Here Than Books!

Check it Out at the Pfau Library!  THERE’S MORE HERE THAN BOOKS!   With your current CSUSB ID, you can check out:   • Audiobooks • Charging rings • DVDs • Calculators (basic, financial, and graphing) • Earphones • Laptops

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services, Miscellaneous

Laptops Available!

Borrow MacBook Pro laptops capable of running either Mac OS X or Windows 7 at the Check-Out Desk. Laptops check out for four-hours at a time and may be renewed only once online. If you have questions or would like

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services

3 new things at Cal State San Bernardino as classes begin this week

SAN BERNARDINO >> As the nearly 20,000 Cal State San Bernardino students returned to campus Thursday for the start of the fall quarter, they likely noticed a few changes to campus, including what it looked like as they pulled up.

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services

Library Instruction Options

If you’re curious about how the library can support you in integrating critical information literacy into your courses, check out our library instruction options page on the Critical Information Literacy Laboratory. This listing now lives within our new resource for teaching

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services, Workshops

Critical Information Literacy Laboratory to Replace Quick Start Tutorial

We are excited to announce that as of fall quarter, the Pfau Library’s Quick Start Tutorial will be replaced with updated video tutorials and quizzes for beginning, intermediate, and advanced researchers. These tutorials live in our new resource for instructors,

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services, Uncategorized

New Service: Wireless Charging

The Pfau Library will become one of the first academic libraries in the nation to implement wireless charging. Twenty-five charging Powermats have been installed on the 1st floor: 4 at the South entrance on the table under the monitor 5 on

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services

Wiley articles and “Get It Now” UPDATE

In response to some questions from faculty, I’d like to clarify how to get recent Wiley articles: As you know, in the absence of a systemwide contract for Wiley journals this year, we started local subscriptions to a selected group

Posted in Databases, Did You Know?

Our Library Guides Have a New Look!

We are happy to share that our Library Guides have a fresh new look! Check out our guides to review key library resources, learn new research skills, explore critical information literacy concepts, and more. These can be incorporated into class

Posted in Did You Know?, Library Services, Search Tips
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