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Resources to help you research topics for your essays, including licensed library resources like databases and ejournals you must use within the library, and free alternatives you can use off campus.
General Library Information
Library Home Page
Available Computer Stations
The infostations behind the Information Desk and in the Tower are open to the public.
Visitors can be logged into a small number of computers in the Geisel West Commons if there are any available, but only when the . Research Assistance Desk is open
You can connect to wifi via the UCSD-Guest network, but you will not be able to access our licensed resources.
in the Library. Printing, Copying, and Scanning
You can purchase a guest card for printing, but you can also save to a USB drive or save articles on the computer and then email the attachments to yourself.
Get Started: An Introduction to the UC San Diego Libraries
An introductory guide to library research and a great place to look for more in depth help in searching our library's catalog and databases.