Alumni and Community

Welcome to the Oviatt Library! Oviatt Library resources are available to: the CSUN academic community, CSU academic community, CSUN Library Courtesy Cardholders, and other Library patrons.

Oviatt Library Tours

The Oviatt Library from the Front Lawn

The Oviatt Library welcomes on and off-campus groups to schedule library tours to see our state-of-the art facility. Tours can be tailored to meet the needs of each tour group.

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Friends of the Library

Special Collections

The Friends of the Oviatt Library offers an opportunity actively participate in the life of the Library through fund-raising events, volunteer activities, and special programming.

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Research Resources for the Community

Reference Books

Friends, alumni and visitors to the library have online access to a variety of resources through the Oviatt Library's website. Search the library catalog and selected online resources.

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Services for Visitors

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The Oviatt Library provides a variety of services and resources for its many Oviatt library cardholders and visitors.

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Advanced Placement Student Program

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We offer services to eligible high school students in A.P. classes at LAUSD high schools and other select area high schools in the San Fernando Valley.

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Other Library Resources for Students

Man and woman sharing a book.

In addition to the resources at the Oviatt Library, local libraries offer services that help with homework, research papers, finding books to read for fun, and teen activities.

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