Science Library

Science Library



  • Approximately 533,000 cataloged books, maps, journal volumes, CD-ROMS, DVDs, etc...
  • A knowledgeable and helpful Public Services staff
  • Microcomputer instruction rooms available for students to learn about library resources
  • Twenty five group study rooms (including three reservable), several hundred individual study carrels and many tables for quiet study
  • Over 100 computers are available to access SCOTTY (the Library's catalog), the California Digital Library, the many licensed online resources, iLearn, and the World Wide Web.  All machines loaded with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 
  • Wireless access throughout the library & Laptop checkout
  • Instructional support lab room with 9 multimedia computers for Reserve CD-ROMS, Growl and iLearn
  • Map Collection with state-of-the-art electronic cartographic resources as well as an extensive collection of maps and atlases


Subject Areas

  • Physical Sciences
  • Natural and Agricultural Sciences
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science

    The collection has special strengths in the areas of citrus and sub-tropical horticulture, entomology, arid lands agriculture and soil sciences.

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