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Library Services During Building Transformation Project

News and updates related to accessing Library services and collections.

Library Service Locations

Kennedy Library and all building partners are nearly done moving to temporary locations.  The Crandall Gym Library Service Point has opened. Below is more information about library temporary service points.

Crandall Gym Service Point (Bldg 60, room 100) 

Fall Hours : Open Monday thru Friday, 8am to 7pm; Closed Saturdays and Sundays, Labor Day, & Special Hours for Thanksgiving Break.

  • Checkouts and Returns (805-756-5760)
  • Research Help Desk (But  24/7 Online Chat is always open!)
  • Data, GIS & Digital Projects Lab (Visit this guide)
  • Cal Poly Print and Copy Pick Up [Not yet available]
  • Note: NO printers available for use in Crandall.  For student printing on campus see Mustang Prints.

Collections Available in Crandall

  • Print Course Reserves
  • Architecture Books (NA Call Numbers)
  • New Books
  • Select Current Architecture Journals
  • Select Current Literary Journals
  • Research Help 
  • Teacher's Resource Collection Picture Books
  • Teacher's Resource Collection Spanish Books
  • Senior Projects on Microfiche
  • Print Course Reserves 

Technology Available for use in Crandall

  • 2 Microfilm Readers
  • 2 Scanning Stations
  • 2 PCs (Prioritized for Searching Library Resources; do not require log-in.). 
  • Note: NO printers available for use in Crandall.

Small Tech Items Available for Short-Term Checkout in Crandall

  • Chargers (phone and laptop), calculators, Mice, Adapters, DVD players, etc.
  • Call 805-756-5760 to learn if the charger, adapter, calclulator etc. that you need is available.

Seating in Crandall

  • Seating in Crandall is very limited.  The priority for the very few seats are for Course Reserves brief review and microform use.

Graphic Arts Service Point (Bldg 26, room 110F): 

In addition to these service points, library administrators and librarians are in Chase Hall (Bldg 115). 

Maps and more information on the transformation project can be found below.