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Library and Learning Commons Services Update - COVID-19

Information on library and learning commons services during COVID-19.

Research Services

Virtual Library Research Assistance


The University Library continues to provide research assistance to students and faculty virtually.


Archives & Special Collections Research Assistance


Archives and Special Collections is open for appointments from SCU students, staff, and faculty between the hours of 12 noon and 5 pm Monday through Friday. We require researchers to take a 15 minute break every 2 hours during research appointments but otherwise put no limits on time allotment. You may make an appointment by emailing or calling 408-554-5530. Once you have made your appointment with Archives & Special Collections, refer to the check-in and safety protocol information available on the Study Space page.

Additionally, Archives & Special Collections continues to provide access to our rare and special collections virtually. Please avail yourself of the following options to get help using Archives & Special Collections materials if you are not an SCU affiliate: