Did you know that Class Search uses icons to indicate which classes have zero-cost or low-cost course materials? This can help you select affordable courses and budget for textbook costs as you register for classes. You can even use search filters to only see zero-cost and low-cost courses. Keep an eye out for these icons in Class Search:
($50 or Less)
If CSUN doesn't have your textbook, you may be able to borrow it for 30-60 days from another CSU campus. Just make sure to set the dropdown in OneSearch to "All CSU Libraries"
Check out these video tutorials if you're unsure about how to do any of these things!
Fill out this form or ask a librarian so that we can
1) strategize with you to find affordable course materials options and/or
2) share with your professor ways to lower the cost of course materials.
CSUN students, faculty, staff, and visitors can scan documents and book pages with the Library’s user-friendly, self-serve ScannX scanners. These scanning stations do not require a login and allow CSUN students to send scanned items to: USB, E-Mail, Box, and Phone/Tablet.
Main Floor - Core
Adjacent to the Library Technology Services Desk: Flatbed Book Scanner 7145
Adjacent to Computer Station LIB-LCV-011: Flatbed Book Scanner 7145
Adjacent to the Reference Desk:
Main Floor - West Wing
Adjacent to the Creative Maker Studio
Problems should be reported to the Library Technology Services desk, or by calling 818-677-6304.
Report ADA Problems with Library Services and Resources