Library Services have been restored
We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the service interruptions (May 10-12).
Formerly Unavailable but Now Available:
Access to Databases via the Databases A-Z list or the Articles by Subject links (resolved 5/11... more
Just as with traditional print reserves, copyright and Fair Use are important considerations.
How will my students access Electronic Reserves?
What is Fair Use and how can I determine whether an item is within Fair Use?
How can permission for materials that go beyond Fair Use... more
Institutional Repository for faculty, student, and university publications.
Examples of Institutional Repository Permissions for Published Journal Articles
Company of Biologists (e.g. Journal of Cell Science) - Final author's manuscript o.k. (but not the published PDF version... more
Congratulations, graduate students, on reaching this important milestone of getting ready to submit and publish the final version of your master’s thesis/project in electronic format. Electronic submission is a new option for master programs students. You may still choose to ... more
Information about scholarly open-access publishing, including an overview of different models of making scholarly journal articles freely available online. Available at: http://libguides.csustan.edu/openaccess
If you have not previously used the Interlibrary Loan/ILLiad service, registering for an ILLiad account is quick and easy. Once registered, you can usually request materials with just a couple of clicks from a Find It! menu or by completing a request form linked from our... more
Information Competent Students
Assignments that require the use of library materials can utilize skills beyond those necessary for just locating information. Effective library-based assignments can also promote critical thinking by requiring the student not only synthesize the information,... more
Reserve materials are listed in the "Course Reserves" section of the Library Catalog, which is searchable by course instructor and course name.
Materials placed on Reserve by instructors for use by students in conjunction with specific classes are housed in the Library... more
Overview: Presentations for March 20, 2012 (L240)
Library Budget (PowerPoint)
Review Process & Library Journal Collections (PowerPoint)
Electronic Journals by College (access to 10,000 continuing titles from collections and individual subscriptions... more
What is Interlibrary Loan (ILL)?
The ILL Department obtains materials not owned by our library (or available from CSU+) from an international partnership of libraries.
Who is eligible for ILL services?
Currently registered CSU Stanislaus students, faculty, and staff may use ILL... more