1. How do I access electronic library resources (such as databases or journals) from off-campus or on my laptop or mobile device?
2. Which databases should I use to find articles on Public Health topics? Is there anything besides PubMed?
3. How do I find online journal articles and journals?
4. How do I find books (including course reserves), electronic books, journals, dissertations, reports, etc.?
5. What books do I have checked out and how do I renew them?
6. How do I get books, articles, etc. that are neither at a UC Berkeley library nor available online?
7. How do I organize references, cite them correctly in my papers, and get help with academic writing?
8. What other online resources are available on my topic?
9. Tell me about fun stuff, like free art and free streaming movies!
10. How do I get help? Can I talk to a librarian at 3:00 AM?
Want free art to hang in your home or office? Check out the Graphic Arts Loan Program. You can reserve a print online, but you must pick it up and return it in person. Includes works by Hiroshige Ando; Claudia Bernardi; Marc Chagall; Shiro Ikegawa; Yolanda M. Lopez; Roberto Matta; Gino Scarpa; and many more.
Tired of watching Star Trek reruns? The Library subscribes to Kanopy Streaming - an on-demand streaming video service which provides access to more than 26,000 films, including titles from PBS, BBC, Criterion Collection, Media Education Foundation and more! Another place to check out is Docuseek2, a streaming video service featuring social issue and documentary films from several independent distributors.
And for your ears, the library provides you with several music databases, such as:
Database of Recorded American Music: Audio files of compositions of classical music, folk music, opera, jazz, country music, early rhythm and blues, musical theater, experimental music, electronic music, early rock and Native American music from the United States. Complete original liner notes and essays from independent record labels and sound archives, and
Naxos Music Library: A collection of Western classical music including classical music, jazz, world, folk and Chinese music. Includes notes and biographical information on composers and artists.