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ENGL 847 Valenzuela - Civil Rights Movement: Home



  •  No time limits! Stay all day! 
  •  Printing costs 12 cents a page
  • Color printing costs 25 cents a page. Ask at the circulation desk.
  •  DVD players are built in to computers, and you can check out headphones at the circulation desk.
  • Group study rooms and the silent study room are closed during construction repairs. 
  • You can have DVDs, videos and books sent to the Cañada College Library.
  •  Librarians can help you with your research and citations.


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Let's explore these databases and more!

         1. American History & Life

         2. History In Context    

         3. Gale Virtual Reference

         4. Ethnic Newswatch


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About the Library


Phone: (650) 306-3267


  • Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Fridays, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Library Services

Textbooks on Reserve – Ask at the front desk. Usually only for using in the library for 2 hours.

Computers – The library has over 40 computers that do not have a time limit or require a log in.

Getting a Library Card

  • You can use any San Mateo County library card at Cañada College Library.

  • With a library card you can place holds on books, CDs, DVDs and more and pick them up at Cañada College Library.

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