Primary Services at the University Library

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Borrow from CSU and other libraries

This library extends its capabilities by participating in a statewide consortium. This group of Illinois libraries, CARLI, provides powerful information services. You may search a union catalog including all libraries or, for local needs, the CSU catalog.

“My Account” — renew books and more

You must login in order to access your MyAccount information, to place requests, to renew books, to access your Remembered Searches and Remembered Titles, or to set up your search Preferences. More...

Access course reserves

Using our course reserve systems, faculty can place on reserve: books, periodical articles, class notes, electronic resources, and more for the use of students enrolled in their classes. More...

Schedule media equipment

Media equipment such as projectors, DVD players, and other equipment is available via this online form.

Request library instruction

The library information literacy program ranges from brief tours to multi-session cooperative teaching arrangements between faculty and librarians.

Self-guided study of library usage

CSIT self guided learning for information literacy The famous Texas Information Literacy Tutorial has been used as the basis for CSIT. The tutorial is interactive and provides the ability to continue, re-take, and provide assessment of progress.

Schedule events

Events are scheduled through the Office of Meetings and Events. A campus events calendar is also available.