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ESL 912: Prof. Castello: Home


Welcome to Cañada College Library, ESL 912 students! 


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 Make a presentation about the life and history of a civil rights activist.

Who inspires you? 


What will we learn about today?

1. The benefits of getting a library card!

2. Learn about all the resources available at the library

3. Making a reference appointment with a Librarian        

4. Using the library catalog

5. Learn how to research using library databases

6. Email three excellent sources to yourself and your group members


Do You Have a Library Card?

Do you have a Library Card?

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

With a library card you can check out books and access online databases from off-campus 

with your library card barcode and PIN number. Have any questions? Ask us at the circulation desk!

Subject Guide

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Library Basics


Phone: (650) 306-3267

Spring Semester Hours:

Mon.-Thurs.: 8 am - 9 pm

Friday: 8 am - 3 pm

Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm

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 70 free-use computers. Just sit down and start!

Databases  Find scholarly articles from science journals in our online databases!