Skip to Main Content
university logo

University Library

Affordable Learning Solutions & OER for Faculty @ Cal State LA

FAQ page


Who is eligible to apply for the S.C.O.R.E. Fund?

Current Cal State LA tenure-track & tenured faculty members, lecturers, are eligible to receive funds.

Where do I begin?

What type of completion screenshot do I need to submit for the required workshops?

Please submit a completion screenshot as below. You can get a screenshot from the following page.


Why do I need to enable Canvas Reading List?

We realize that not all the information is available as Open Educational Resources. You can use an e-textbook or e-book, or other e-resources available from the University Library. You are required to enable the Canvas Reading List in your Canvas Course page to provide seamless access to electronic course materials.

How can I provide access to e-textbooks?

Please work with your Liaison Librarian to explore if the University Library can provide institutional access to the e-textbooks or other e-resources.

What happens if institutional access is not available for my textbook?

We encourage you to use relevant Open Educational Resources to replace your textbook.

What type of Canvas Reading List screenshot do I need to submit?

Please submit a screenshot as below. You can get a screenshot once you enable your Canvas Reading List.

How long the S.C.O.R.E. Faculty Fund will be available?

Depending on the availability of funding, we plan on offering the S.C.O.R.E. Faculty Fund in Fall 2022.

What is the procedure for payment?

Please contact Phyllis Scott if you need any information on the procedure for payment.

Where can I get further information?

For further information or assistance, contact Jayati Chaudhuri ( in the University Library.


John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300