Card machine

Add $ to your Red ID

The SDSU card machines allow you to add cash (bills only) to your Red ID for printing and copying. 

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Chat bubbles

24/7 Chat

Need help when the library is closed?  Chat with a librarian 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at

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Charging stations

Charging Stations

We've installed charging stations in the 24/7 Study Area, Reference, and the newly renovated 3rd floor Casual Seating Area for your phones and tablets.  No need to bring your own cable - just plug in!

Library Blogs


3rd floor New study space open!
April 15, 2014

Did you notice the construction on the 3rd floor of Love Library, in the food-friendly area?  We've relocated the microform versions of US and California government publications, and moved the


Credo Reference Homepage Resource Spotlight: Credo Reference
April 14, 2014

Having trouble brainstorming a topic for a paper or project? Or, need some background information on your topic to help refine your topic? Take a look at the library database, Credo Reference for help getting started on your projects today.

Special Collections & University Archives

Image of news article "Williams, Stork Praised for Heroism" San Diego State's Doolittle Raiders
April 17, 2014

Friday, April 18 marks the 72nd anniversary of the 1942 “Doolittle Raid,” arguably one of the most important events on the Pacific front during World War II. Led by Lt. Col.

Library Technology

Decoration ¡Tenemos Disponibles Nuevos Libros Electrónicos!
April 7, 2014

Estamos felices de anunciar una gran cantidad de libros electrónicos nuevos. Ahora, más de 2,400  libros y revistas electrónicas en español están disponibles para estudiantes de SDSU.

Digital Projects

Pushball game SDSU Yearbooks
January 7, 2014

Really?!  An SDSU yearbook?

Yes, the last yearbook was published in 1984 and the earliest way back in 1902.

Information Literacy & Instruction

Start here poster for tour New Library Mobile Tour
January 15, 2014

We have a new self-guided library tour to help you navigate the library building and to introduce services and collections.