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You can still access the UC Berkeley Library’s services and resources during the closure. Here’s how.

TTE Summer Research Program: Getting Started

Useful Guides

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Citation Management

A citation manager organizes resources and helps you citations into your writing. 

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How to read citations

Learn about the different elements of a citation

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Posters, Presentations, and Science Writing

Information on how to create a successful science poster

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Evaluating Resources

Guidelines to help you evaluate scholarly and popular resources

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Engineering Guides and Resources

Access research guides for each discipline in the College of Engineering

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Find eBooks

Find eBooks on engineering topics

Off-campus Access

We offer two ways to access UCB licensed library resources from off-campus:

EZProxy 
When accessing a library licensed resource via links found on OskiCat, Start your Search, or our Databases A-Z list, you will be prompted to authenticate via CalNet or via your PIN / Cal 1 card number. If you normally search via non-licensed UCB resources (such as Google Scholar), you may need to install our bookmarklet in order to authenticate.
Note: EZProxy will replace the library's previous proxy solution. More information on EZProxy can be found on our EZProxy guide

VPN (Virtual Private Network) 
After you install and run the VPN client software on your computer, you can log in with a CalNet ID to establish a secure connection with the campus network.