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Off-Campus Library Services: Home

Guide for students doing research off campus.

Off-Campus Access

For off-campus access to the online databases and eBooks, you'll need your student ID.

Ask for Help

Call a librarian at (650) 949-7608 during the library's open hours.

  •     Mon - Thurs: 8 - 7 
  •     Friday: 8 - 4:30 

E-mail a question 24/7.

Getting Started

You've gotten an assignment from your instructor that requires research. Where do you begin? The Library Home Page! It's your gateway to doing research when you're off campus.

Encyclopedias and Background Information

If you are not familiar with your topic, the resources below can provide an overview and introduce you to the associated vocabulary. This will help you later when you are trying to think of search terms to enter in a database.

Subject Guide

Mary Thomas
(650) 949-7522

Room 3506 (in the library)

Our Hours

M-Th: 08.00am-7.00pm
F: 08.00am-4.00pm

Social Links

Circulation & Reserve: 650-949-7611
Reference Questions: 650-949-7608
Media Center: 650-949-7445


Temporary Library Location: 3600
12345 El Monte Road
Los Altos Hills
CA 94022