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A Student Guide to the John M. Pfau Library: Where is the Library?

The John M. Pfau Library offers many resources and services for student success--don't miss out!


                            A colorful line.


       The main entrance to the CSUSB campus.  PL (Pfau Library) building highlighted.

The main entrance to the CSUSB campus at the intersection of University Parkway and Northpark Blvd. West.  The PL (Pfau Library) building is visible in the distance.


         A closer view of the PL building from the main entrance to the CSUSB campus.

Continuing onto campus, you can easily see the PL building.


           A panoramic photo of the library building with the different sections (Technology Support Center, Coyote OneCard - Student ID, Library, 2nd floor PL classrooms) outlined.

The separate sections of the PL building: "The Wedge" containing the Technology Support Center and the Coyote OneCard office;  the John M. Pfau Library; and 2nd floor PL Classrooms.  See our guide: Finding Your Way Around the Pfau Library Building.


           Closeup view of "The Wedge" section of the PL building.

A closeup view of "The Wedge."  You can see how it got its nickname.


Directions to CSUSB

From the 215 freeway, take the University Parkway exit, and head towards the mountains.


A parking pass is required.  Daily passes ($6) may be purchased on-site from 16 parking permit dispensing machines.  Semester parking passes may be purchased online.  Parking lots C, D, and N are the ones closest to the library.  See a campus map.


The John M. Pfau Library is named for CSUSB's first president.

Say "fow"; it rhymes with "now."




John M. Pfau Library


5500 University Parkway

San Bernardino, CA 92407

Phone Numbers

Research Assistance: 909-537-5091

Library Service Desk: 909-537-5090

Staff Directory


Daily hours appear on the right hand side of our website.  See Pfau Library Hours for additional days and times.