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Library Services 2021-22

This is a guide about in-person and online library services for the 2021-22 academic year (may be changing, pending pandemic-related changes at CCSU), including information about hours & services available for students, faculty, and guests at the Elihu Bu

Visit the library

  • Spring Semester (Starting 1/19/22)
    • M-Th: 8am-10:45pm
    • Fri: 8am-4:45pm
    • Sat: 9am-3:45pm
    • Sun: 2-9:45pm

Check the online calendar for the latest hours / schedule & holiday closings

Ask a Librarian Online

  • Spring Semester (Starting 1/19/22)
    • M-Th: 8am-10:45pm
    • Fri: 8am-4:45pm
    • Sat: 9am-3:45pm
    • Sun: 2-9:45pm

Ask a Librarian

Library Services for CCSU Students

  • The library's book stacks are open. Materials can also be requested from the library using our online request form in Central Search. (Refer to "Getting Books" page). 
  • Details on how to find Course Reserves in the Library and online are found here.
  • Many books are available in electronic format and searchable through Central Search. Refer to our Ebooks guide. 
  • There are computers on the 2nd and 4th floors available for current CCSU students and faculty only. There are disinfecting wipes available on both floors. Patrons are responsible for wiping the keyboard and mouse down, before and after each use.
  • Printers are available on the 1st, 2nd, and 4th floors. Scanners are available on the 1st and 2nd floors.
  • Need Research help?
    Librarian help is available at the Information Desk on the library's 2nd floor during regular library hours (Spring semester).
    You can also connect to librarians by:
    Get in-depth consultation for your projects & research papers:
    - Book a librarian

Finding Articles in CentralSearch

How to find research databases available through the library

Need a Computer, Internet Access, or MS Office?

CCSU has a limited number of loaner laptops available for students in need (funded by the CARES Act until May 2022).
Request a loaner laptop, find information on how to get high speed internet at home, and access a free student copy of MS Office  through the Information Technology Department.

Report a tech support issue

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