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Open Access: Metropolitan Museum Images

The Metropolitan Museum of Art recently made 400,000 images from their collections available free on the web for scholarly, non-commercial use. These are “images in that the museum believes to be in the public domain and free of other known

Posted in Databases, Miscellaneous

DVD of “Smuggled” Available

A DVD of Smuggled: A Film by Ramon Hamilton is available for check-out. Ask at the Check-Out Desk on the 1st floor of the Pfau Library. ┬áThank you to all that joined us for the movie screening–the room was full!

Posted in Miscellaneous, Movie Screenings

Construction on South Steps

A message from Facilities Services: “Starting tomorrow [Wednesday], 2/6/13, a contractor, J. Francis Company, will begin repairs to the exterior concrete steps at the South side of the Pfau Library. Please exercise caution when using these stairs during construction. Direct

Posted in Miscellaneous

Elevator Modernization

Starting tomorrow, there will be construction work on the elevators in the original portion of the library building. This includes the two elevators that face the Research Assistance Desk on 1st floor, as well as the outside elevator that provides

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Summer Stairwell Renovations

This summer, stairwells in the library building will be renovated to bring them into ADA compliance. Due to the renovations, you may find some library stairwells temporarily blocked off. More information provided by CSUSB’s Capital Planning, Design and Construction office:

Posted in Miscellaneous

Collaborate with Mediascape!

Located: Library Multimedia Center John M. Pfau Library PL-5005 Mediascape was designed to provide a collaborative destination- one that is simple to use and ready to host your digital tools! It will only be available until May 25 for demo

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Tribute to Dr. John M. Pfau

Dear Campus Community: The passing of California State University’s first President, Dr. John M. Pfau, has saddened our community. As a tribute to his legacy, the John M. Pfau Library is making a call for folks who may have known

Posted in Miscellaneous, Special Collections

Spring Clean–Donate to Pfau Library!

Campus Community, Spring break is upon us, and it’s a great time to clean out offices, cubicles, bookshelves, and CD & DVD collections. Textbooks? Donate them to the library. Music, movies, gently-used paperbacks? Other books or materials? Donate them. You

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John M. Pfau Dies

The first president of CSUSB, Dr. John M. Pfau, for whom the Pfau Library is named, died Sunday, March 18, 2012, at the age of 93. We extend our sympathy to his family. For more information, see the CSUSB News

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Library Contest

Cardiac Care Display & Lecture When you have a chance, stop by the Cardiac Care display between the elevators on the first floor of the library. Pick up a free pencil, heart stress ball, dark chocolate, and some great information

Posted in Exhibits & Displays, Miscellaneous