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? After clicking on the link, log in, use Search Locations to search Kennedy, then click on “Availability.” 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?

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