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Online Library Resources and Services

This guide contains information about the library resources and services that are available during the COVID-19 closure.

Get Research Help

There are multiple online research assistance options available:

Access Online Resources

The Library’s catalog, databases and ebooks can all be accessed from off campus. Sign in using your Tower ID and SJSUOne password.

  • OneSearch — Search for books and eBooks, articles, digital media, course reserves, and more.
  • Databases -— Find and search almost 450 databases by subject area or department.
  • eBooks —  How to find eBooks in OneSearch.
  • Research Guides — Explore guides that centralize recommended resources for specific topics or subject areas.
  • Complimentary Electronic Resources -— These resources are temporarily available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each resource listed on this page includes the date when access will expire.

Borrow a Laptop

Equipment checkouts are currently being made by appointment only through the Instructional Resource Center. To schedule an appointment:

Email: (please explain what equipment you need)
Call: (408) 924-2867

You must have a physical, valid Tower ID to pick up equipment.

If you have any questions about technology loans from Student Computing Services, please email us at:

Library Hours