Welcome Renegades! The majority of our classes are online for Spring 2021. A few essential courses are face-to-face with safety protocols. All services have moved online and physical campuses are closed.
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  • Kern County Library
  • CSUB Library
  • MELVYL: The ten University of California campuses and the California State Library collections may be searched using the MELVYL system.
  • Library of Congress: Contains links to information databases maintained by the Library of Congress as well as access to its catalog.
  • Harvard University Library Resources: Library webpages and a connection to the catalog, which includes the holdings of the Harvard University Libraries and citation indexes.
  • The New York Public Library: Access to the Branch Libraries' online catalog and information system as well as the holdings of the Research Libraries.
  • OCLC World Cat: Search for an item in a library near you; over 1 billion items in more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.