COVID 19 Updates (including instructions on returning books, curbside pickup etc.)
I-Space (3D printing, Virtual Reality, Immersive lab and more!)
Off-Campus Access (via your Campus ID and password)
My Library Account (via your Campus ID and password)
Interlibrary Services (Info on CSU+ and BeachReach)
Cited Reference Search
Database -searchable list of article titles and abstracts
Citation - identifying information of an article (title, author, etc.)
Abstract - summary of an article found at the beginning and in databases
Call Number - Number of the spine of a book or journal determining its place on the shelf
Peer Reviewed - A premium quality journal article that has been reviewed by others knowledgeable in the field prior to publication
Journal - a published collection of articles (previously in print, now frequently online only)
DOI (Digital Object Identifier): a unique identifier for an object such as an online article or technical report.
Cited Reference Searching - Find other scholarly sources that reference the citation.
OneSearch is CSULB library's catalog. In addition to searching the CSULB collection, you can also search and request physical items from the CSU libraries. Use OneSearch to find books, eBooks, CD's, DVD's, videos, journal titles and other material available in the CSULB and the other CSU Libraries.
We also have access to many government publications via OneSearch that are freely available on the Internet. Government publications are important for many of the STEM disciplines.
Please see box on right hand side to search OneSearch and the box below for guides and video tutorials.