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Celebrating Black History Month 2020 | Cal State LA University Library

Suggested Reading: Novels

Suggested Reading: Novels

To check Cal State LA Library availability, click book title.

Suggested Reading: Non-Fiction

Suggested Reading: Non-Fiction

To check Cal State LA Library availability, click book title.

Suggested Reading: Youth & Teens

Suggested Reading: Youth & Teens

To check Cal State LA Library availability, click book title.

Find Books and eBooks

At this time, the library is not offering access to physical items. We hope to provide access soon. For the most up to date information about library services including accessing physical books at the library updates guide page.

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Search for all different types of materials including books & eBooks, articles, streaming videos, theses, and more all one place! Search the Library OneSearch Now

Locating eBooks

Use the filters on the left side to narrow your search to Full-Text Online under Available at Cal State LA, and Books under Resource Type (you may have to click show more to see books).

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Click the blue link to access the book. Check the user options- some books have unlimited access, but others can only be used by one person at a time and may require you to check back after the other reader has left the book.

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Request Book Chapters From Other Libraries (ILL)

CSULA Library ILLiad Interlibrary Loan Service

The library also offers Interlibrary loan for digital access single book chapters and electronic articles from institutions all over the country.

  • First time users - create an account here
  • Under New Request, select book chapter
  • Fill out the form
  • Allow up to 10 business days for processing
  • Log into your ILL Account to check the status
  • You will get an email letting you know the PDF is ready to download
  • Download the PDF within 30days, downloads never expire
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