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BuildIT featured on NPR

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Jenny Wong-Welch is interviewed about BuildIT.

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Tools for archival research

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Search for manuscript and archival material held in our Special Collections and University Archives.

Finding Aid Database

Mango Languages

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Have you ever wanted to learn a foreign language without having to spend months in a classroom? Now you can! With the library’s new subscription to Mango Languages online, learning another language has never been easier. Just set up an account, pick from eleven available languages, and get started via Mango’s easy to use online dashboard.

Crowdfunding project at Pride Center

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Help the Pride Center build their library and support the efforts of the Economic Crisis Response Team (ECRT).

Read How to Help

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

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Looking for a thesis or dissertation but don’t know where to begin? 

Scan Sources with Your Phone

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Did you know you can scan documents using your phone's camera and save the files to cloud storage places like Google Drive or Dropbox?

If you've got an Android phone, your best bet is the free Google Drive app.  Just download it from Google Play, sign into your Google account, click the + and choose "Scan." You can scan multiple pages, and then save them as one file in Google Drive.  Easy!

Filipino American History Month!

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This celebration starts October 1 and ends October 31. FAHM commemorates Filipino Americans everywhere.


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Self Guided Tour

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Learn about the library’s services, materials, and history with our self-guided tour.

Textbooks on Reserve

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Thanks to generous funding received from the President’s Leadership Fund, many textbooks that students need will be found on Course Reserves. 

The $10,000 grant will purchase over 120 textbooks—thanks in part to our partnership with Aztec Shops, who gave us a generous discount. We decided which textbooks to buy based on the highest number of students expected in a class.