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Fall 2020 Library Services at a Glance

During the Fall 2020 semester, the Henry Madden Library building will have limited access and services for the health and safety considerations of users and library staff. For more information about building access and use, visit the Library Plans for Fall 2020 page.

Many library services are now available virtually, including new services and resources developed to support virtual instruction:


Arne Nixon Center

Arne Nixon Center Collections

Where To Find Us

3rd Floor, South Wing

Hours/Availability

By appointment only.

Contact

arnenixoncenter@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

For access to physical collection, in-person appointments are available for Fresno State faculty and staff. See appointment policy and procedures here.

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

Arne Nixon Center website

Hours/Availability

Search the collection 24/7 via library OneSearch. Email for reference questions.

Contact

arnenixoncenter@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

Reference help and research assistance including identification of specific items for classes. Some scanning services available.

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Circulation

Item Requests

Where To Find Us

Place hold requests online for physical items using OneSearch or visit the Circulation Desk at the Henry Madden Library for assistance.

Hours/Availability

Requests online 24/7. Hold pick up and self-serve or contactless checkout 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Contact

559.278.2551, hmlcirculation@listserv.csufresno.edu

Additional Information

Appointments as well as walk-in services. Payment processing for fees also available.

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Interlibrary Loan

Book & Article Requests

Where To Find Us

Interlibrary Loan Accounts

Hours/Availability

Requests online 24/7. Electronic items delivered via email. Physical item pick-up at Circulation Desk 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

Contact

interlibraryloan@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

Processing and delivery times may be somewhat delayed due to partner library staffing and hours resulting from the pandemic.

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GIS Information Center

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

GIS Information Center webpage

Hours/Availability

Email Xiaoming Yang, GIS Specialist

Contact

xmyang@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

Contact for GIS consults.

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Maps & Government Documents

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

Maps & Aerial Photographs, Government Information

Hours/Availability

Email Carol Doyle, Maps & Government Documents librarian

Contact

carol_doyle@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

For access to physical collection, in-person appointments are available for Fresno State faculty and staff. See appointment policy and procedures here.

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Music & Media

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

Music and Media webpage

Hours/Availability

Search the collection and place requests online 24/7 via library OneSearch.

Contact

music_media@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

Digitization of Music & Media resources for instruction support is available. Please contact for more information.

Video Studios & Music Lab

Where To Find Us

3rd Floor, North Wing

Hours/Availability

By appointment only.

Contact

music_media@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

For access to these spaces in-person appointments are available for Fresno State faculty and staff. See appointment policy and procedures here.

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Research Services

Instruction

Where To Find Us

Subject Librarians

Hours/Availability

Check out our new online workshop calendar! Available for synchronous or asynchronous instruction support depending on class time and delivery mode.

Contact

Contact your subject librarian by the directory above, or emailref@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

Class or course support in using library resources and developing information skills.

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

Ask a Librarian

Hours/Availability

Live phone reference 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday- Friday. Chat Reference 24/7.

Contact

559.278.2174, emailref@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

Contact for reference questions, finding books & articles, and research help.

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Special Collections Research Center

Instruction

Where To Find Us

Special Collections & University Archives webpage

Hours/Availability

Available for synchronous or asynchronous instruction support in Special Collections and the University Archives.

Contact

tammyl@csufresno.edu

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

Special Collections Research Center

Hours/Availability

Search the collection 24/7 via library OneSearch.

Contact

scrc@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

Reference help and research assistance including identification of specific items for classes. Some scanning services available.

Special Collections & University Archives

Where To Find Us

4th Floor, South Wing

Hours/Availability

By appointment only.

Contact

Email for reference and research questions. scrc@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

For access to physical collection, in-person appointments are available for Fresno State faculty and staff. See appointment policy and procedures here.

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Teacher Resource Center

Instruction

Where To Find Us

Teacher Resource Center webpage

Hours/Availability

Available for synchronous or asynchronous instruction support depending on class time and delivery mode.

Contact

mdoyle@csufresno.edu

Item Requests

Where To Find Us

Teacher Resource Center webpage

Hours/Availability

Search the collection and place requests online 24/7 via library OneSearch

Contact

mdoyle@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

Teacher Borrower Card holders who are not Fresno State students, faculty, or staff will be unable to check out materials from the TRC during this time. Please see here for more information on how materials are being sanitized.

Research & Consults

Where To Find Us

Teacher Resource Center webpage

Hours/Availability

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

Contact

mdoyle@csufresno.edu

Additional Information

Consults available via Zoom. Contact for an appointment.

Tech Lending

Tech Check Out

Where To Find Us

Tech Lending Desk (temporarily located at the Research Help Desk), Tech Lending webpage

Hours/Availability

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

Contact

techlending@mail.fresnostate.edu

Additional Information

Appointments as well as walk-in services. Email or call ahead of time for availability.

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