Use this guide for research and writing in Occupational Therapy.
This guide was created to assist students and faculty in the Department of Occupational Therapy at SJSU with finding resources and understanding search methods to facilitate the study of occupational therapy.
Your Library Account is the same as your SJSU One Account (Student/Faculty ID # and your SJSUOne Password).
CSU+ is a program that gives students, faculty, and staff access to over 29 million books across the entire CSU. You can request books from any of the other 22 California State University libraries and have them delivered to the SJSU Library within 2-5 days.
Interlibrary Loan allows you to borrow books, articles, dissertations, and more from libraries around the world. Please note, however, that Interlibrary Loan is a cooperative service; because some libraries remain closed or have staff limitations, requests may be delayed or remain unfulfilled.
Interlibrary Loan does not fill requests for:
⇒New ILLiad Users: Log in with your MySJSU ID and password and fill out the "New User Registration" form.
Citation managers, such as Zotero and Paperpile, are programs that allow the users to collect, organize, and cite sources. They also allow for collaboration and some provide the ability to store and annotate PDFs within the system.
For more information and to compare citation management programs, please refer to the following research guide, Citation Managers.
Getting Started with Paperpile Workshop (YouTube)
How To Use Zotero (A Complete Beginner's Guide) - also on YouTube
Need to access materials set aside by your Professor?
Contact Interlibrary Services for help with your ILLiad account and requests.
Contact Jeff Frank for help with your library account or call 408-808-2326.
CSU+ allows SJSU students, faculty, and staff to request books and other items from all 23 California State University campus libraries and have them delivered to the SJSU Library within 2-5 days.
Contact Student Computing Services for help troubleshooting your remote access to the SJSU library.