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Our Research Guides help you find resources specific to your subject area or course. Choose a subject or course name from the list below to view the guide for that topic, or view a list of all our research guides.

 

This list of Frequently Asked Questions can help you navigate Library resources and services. If you have a question that is not answered by our FAQ, feel free to contact us.

JOBS and CAREERS

Many more books and ebooks about jobs and careers are available for you to check out from the CSI Library.  To view more titles click on the link <jobs and careersor use the tab in the left frame.

Writing GUIDES & more...

These writing guides and many more are available on the 3rd floor in the stacks of the CSI Library.  They are available for you to loan out for three to eight weeks, depending on your status, and can also be renewed.  To see more writing guides, click on the link <Guides to writing research papers, dissertations, & proposalsor use the search box above and type in your title.

eTEXTBOOKS

These textbooks and many more are available for you to check out from the Circulation/Reserves counter in the CSI Library.  You may loan these textbooks for a two-hour use in the Library.  To view more textbooks, click on the link <Textbooks> or use the search box above and type in your title.

Study Guides

These study guides and many more are available for you to check out from the Circulation/Reserves counter and in the Reference Reading Room in the Library.  You may loan these textbooks for a two-hour use in the Library.  To see more study guides, click on the link <Study Guides> or use the search box above and type in your title.