All services described below are available to CSULB staff/administrative personnel. Additional collections and services are available to all library users.
Note: If you are CSULB student, in addition to working as a CSULB employee, you may want to review additional services for students.
The Circulation Desk is located on the 1st Floor as you enter the Library.
Information and Assistance
Library personnel are available to provide assistance on the 1st Floor Spidell Technology Center area all hours the library is open. In addition, Librarians are available during Reference hours to provide information, reference, and research assistance.
Periodicals/Microform Materials and Equipment
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.
Photocopiers are located on Lower Level and 1st Floors. 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 Floors.
Purchase of Books, Periodicals, and Media
Special Collections and University Archives
Unusual and valuable collections of rare and fragile books, original art prints and photographs, and historical papers are located on the 3rd Floor.
Spidell Technology Center
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.