FAQ: Top 20

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Print and tech

How do I put money on my PolyCard?
How do I print in the library?
Where can I find an available computer?
What software is available on library computers?
Where can I get help with a library computer issue? Call Campus IT service desk: 805-756-7300

Library information

What are the library hours?
Where is my class meeting? Click on “Kennedy Library Computer Labs” >Availability > Load Availability at Cal Poly Space and Event Scheduling.
How do I reserve a study room?
Can I send a fax from the library?
Where is the Lost and Found? Main desk at front of library.

Checkout information

How many books can I check out at once?
How long can a book be checked out?
Where can I renew books I have checked out?
Where can I pay library fines?
Where do I return books? At the main desk or in drop bins in front of the library.

Finding books

Is my book available on course reserves? Search here.
How do I find a book on the shelf?
How do I read a call number?
Where do I search for books on my topic?
Where can I find my textbooks?
How can I get items from other libraries?