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Search Tips for OneSearch: Palm Desert Campus Library

Concise, step-by-step instructions for finding all kinds of things.


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The library at the Palm Desert Campus is also known as the Helene A. Hixon Information Resource Center.  See a map of the Palm Desert Campus.  See more information on the Palm Desert Campus Library.

How to Find Items Located in the Palm Desert Campus Library

1. Run a keyword search (example: social science) limited to Books & Media (CSUSB).

Title, author, or keywords here; click on Books & Media (CSUSB) option in the drop down menu.

2.  On the left side of the next screen, under Refine my results, then under Location, click the box or boxes (there may be more than one) for Palm Desert Campus.

3.  Click the Apply Filters button.


NOTE: Palm Desert students, please sign in to My Library Account whenever you use OneSearch in order to request books and media to be sent to PDC from the John M. Pfau Library or from other CSU libraries when using the Books & Media (all CSU) search option.

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