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All services described below are available to CSULB staff/administrative personnel. Additional collections and services are available to all library users.

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Special Collections and University Archives

(562) 985-4087

Unusual and valuable collections of rare and fragile books, original art prints and photographs, and historical papers are located in Special Collections on the 3rd Floor.


If you are CSULB student, in addition to working as a CSULB employee, you may want to review additional services for students.

Additional collections and services are available to all library users.

Borrowing & Lending Information

The Circulation Desk is located on the1st floor as you enter the library. (562)985-5512

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Open Access Computer Labs

(562) 985-7820

The Spidell Technology Center, 1st Floor, is one of two Open Access Computer Labs at CSULB. Over 200 computers are available in the Library building.

Photocopy Services

(562) 985-4754

Photocopiers are located on the Lower Level and the 1st Floor. You can use your Campus ID card to pay for photocopies in any of the campus copy centers. Courtesy copier cards may be purchased at the Value Transfer stations on the Lower Level and 1st Floor. Copying or printing in the Library is 10¢ per page.

Periodicals / Microform Materials and Equipment

(562) 985-4028

Latest issues of periodicals are available in unbound format in Current Periodicals, Lower Level. Microform materials (microfilms, microfiche, microcards) and the equipment to read and print such materials are also available on the Lower Level.

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Information and Assistance


Library personnel are available to provide assistance in the 1st Floor Spidell Technology Center area all hours the library is open. In addition, Librarians are available during Research and Information Desk Hours to provide information, reference, and research assistance.

For in depth research assistance, contact your librarian.

Library's Main Phone: (562) 985-4027

Recommend Purchase of Books, Periodicals & Media

New materials may be recommended by submitting a Recommend New Items form. You can also submit your requests directly to a subject specialist librarian.