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Library of Congress Classification Outline

Library of Congress Classification Outline- Describes the main classes/ subject areas of the LC system.

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The Library Catalog

Use the Books & More/ Library Catalog to search for books here at Cal State LA.


Advanced Search in the Library Catalog


Use the Advanced Search  and limit by material type to search for e-books or specific types of media such as Videos/DVD or Soundrecordings (CDs)




Use Multi-Search to see what books/ media we have in our library catalog, other CSU's and local libraries, and libraries worldwide. You can also request items (that we don't own) be sent to Cal State LA from other libraries using Interlibrary Loan.




Look in WorldCat to get an idea of what books exist on a topic in libraries worldwide. Click on to see if we have the book in our collection.

You can request materials unavailable at Cal State LA through Interlibrary Loan. Click on the  link within the item record and then request via interlibrary loan.



E-book Collections

  • Ebrary Academic Complete
    A CSU system-wide shared collection of about 90,000 titles covering multidisciplinary topics.
  • Ebsco E-book Collection
    Formerly NetLibrary eBooks, eBooks on EBSCOhost is a collection of electronic books. The collection of over 4,000 books covers all subject disciplines.

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