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English and Literature: Welcome!

How Can We Help You?

Welcome to the Cañada College Library!  We can help you find information for your class assignments from many different sources, including Books, Articles, and Websites.

Contact Info
Building 9, Third Floor
Reference Desk : (650) 306-3480
Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8am-9pm
Fridays: 8am-3pm
Saturdays: 10am-2pm

Guides for ENGL Classes

Library Resources

Welcome!

a painting of hamlet

Hamlet (1894) by Beggarstaff Brothers from ARTstor

Use this guide to find:

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.  Choose your local library -- the library in the city or neighborhood where you live.
  2. Bring a photo ID that verifies your address the circulation desk at any library

Services

Printing  $0.12/page

DVD players & VCRs  All computers can play DVDs, and we have two study rooms with TVs for group viewing of DVDs or videos

Study Rooms  We have 5 group study rooms that can be reserved online.

Textbooks  The library has many textbooks on reserve for 2 hour checkout. Ask at the front desk to see if your textbook is available or check online.  

Computers  The library has over 40 free-use computers.  No time limits.  Just sit down and start!