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ENGL 100 & 105 Malavade Fall 2019: Welcome

Greetings! Your college library offers services and resources to help you with your research.

bookshelvesLibrarians are always available on the Reference desk any time the library is open. That's every day except Sunday. We can help you find the articles you need for your assignments and help you cite your sources correctly.

Library computers do not require a login or have a time limit. The library has printers, copiers, and calculators. Group study rooms allow you to meet with classmates to work on projects together and you can check out textbooks from Course Reserves. 

The library opens at 8 a.m. and stays open until 7 p.m. during summer and 9 p.m. during fall and spring. Find us on the third floor of Building 9 and come over to the reference desk.​​ 

Library Card

Getting a Library Card

To check out any resources or access articles and eBooks off campus, you must have a library card from a library in the Peninsula Library System.

If you do not have a card from one of these libraries, you may apply for one at Cañada Library. To apply:

  1. Fill out this online application.
  2. Bring a photo ID that verifies your address the circulation desk at any library

Use your Library Card to Unlock Online Resources

Online Resources

Besides the printed books, magazines and journals available on the shelves, Library collections include literally thousands of online articlesebooks, and streaming videos

You can access any of these directly when using a computer in the Library or your own laptop connected to the school's wi-fi. To access them from anywhere else (off-campus), you'll need the number and PIN from your Library Card.


  • No time limit on computers.
  • Printing ($0.12/page) ; Color printing($0.25/page). Ask at front desk.
  • Black & white photocopier ($0.12/page).
  •  Librarians to help you one-on-one with research questions.
  • DVD players built-in (We have headphones!).
  • You can have books, DVDs, and videos from other Peninsula Libraries sent to Cañada College for you.