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Or search...Webcat catalogIncludes all print books, e-books and audiovisual materials such as music and video. All content in the catalog is also included in OneSearch.CaminoOur fast, easy, self-service interlibrary borrowing system. If a book you need isn't in our collections, request it from Camino and pick it up from us in just a few days.
More study spaces, more PC workstations Can't find a spot to study? We're very happy to announce the addition of twelve additional, brand new PC workstations and over twenty additional seats for individual studying. Come learn with us!
E-Resources Update: Six new databases, tens of thousands of new e-books
The library is finishing up the year strong, with a significant expansion of our database offerings, including:
Art Source is a large database for finding articles in the fields of art, architecture, graphic design, film and other related subject areas. It includes articles from over 640 magazines and journals!
Criminal Justice Abstracts contains more than bibliographic 400,000 records for articles in areas related to criminal justice and criminology.
Psychotherapy.net is a database for streaming video related to counseling and therapy, many of which include recordings of therapy sessions (actual or re-created). Currently includes 90 videos from influential therapists like Aaron Beck, Marsha Linehan, Carl Rogers and Albert Ellis.
We've also recently added over 20,000 e-books to the ebrary database, and nearly 4,000 e-books in the humanities from the American Council of Learned Societies. All of these e-books are discoverable both via OneSearch or the library catalog (Webcat).
Book a group study lab now! Looking for a space to cram, coordinate or collaborate? We've added two new group study labs in the library, including 55-inch wall-mounted monitors and wireless screen-sharing capability for up to four laptops. Both group study labs are available by reservation only -- reserve your spot by clicking "Group Study Lab Reservations" under the Services menu above, or just click here.
Library Unveils Absolute Slew of New Resources
Gearing up for our biggest year ever, we've added more than a handful of important new tools and collections. In addition to Films on Demand, described below, check out the following:
A major aid to beginning researchers, OneSearch allows you to search nearly all our collections at once.
We've joined with institutions like Pepperdine and Occidental to provide Camino, the fastest, most reliable way to get books from outside our collections.
RAND California provides in-depth statistical information on California at the state, county and city levels.
New Database: Films on Demand A major step forward for the the library's audiovisual collection, Films on Demand is a database that includes over 13,000 full-length educational videos from reputable producers like Ken Burns, National Geographic, PBS, the BBC. Learn more about Films on Demand, search for Films on Demand videos in the catalog, or go straight to Films on Demand via the databases listing.
New Database: Statistical Abstract of the United States The Statistical Abstract of the United States has been the authoritative collection of social, political and economic statistics in the U.S. ever since it began publication in 1878. Now, it's available to CBU online. Access it now, or view the complete list of the library's statistics databases.