Due to the unprecedented challenges that COVID-19 has placed on the library, the following changes in hours and services will be occurring:
From Thursday, March 19, 2020 through the end of the Spring Semester, which is Friday, May 22, 2020, only online services will be available.
Late fees will not be charged during the time the campus is closed. Return items when the library reopens. The date the library and campus will reopen is uncertain; we will update you as we find out more information.
Leave a message Monday through Friday at (559) 675-4835 and we will get back to you within 24 hours, although questions asked on Friday may not be answered until the following Monday. Please check your school email for replies to phone questions.
Remote services will continue to be offered daily. You can access the databases and library catalog ANYTIME of day. You can also schedule an appointment, Monday through Friday, from 8am to 5pm with the librarian. Emailed questions will be answered within 24 hours, although questions asked on Friday may not be answered until the following Monday.
Our librarians are dedicated to helping your students develop information literacy skills. And will also help with:
Research Appointments via Zoom: To schedule an in-depth research appointment, please book an appointment through confer zoom
We are happy to answer brief questions or simple research inquiries by email at email@example.com. For more in-depth questions, please make an appointment for a phone or Zoom conversation.
Librarian – Kari Johnson
Library Operations Coordinator – Brett Hurst
Library Technician – Silvano Ramirez
Please enroll in our Canvas page for library information and activities that will guide you through the steps of doing research for an assignment or paper in a class; it can be from when you first choose your topic to when you cite your sources. Each lesson and module will discuss a different step in the research process - feel free to view them in order or for your particular need:
As always, Question Point can be used 24/7 and will connect you with librarians from outside our organization.Get help 24/7 from Question Point: