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Student Athletes: a guide to library research: Quick Links & Getting Started

Library 101

'Welcome to the Library' video. Still makes reference to OskiCat (the old online catalog) but the other information in this short video is still accurate.

Research help

Email: Email your research questions to the Library.

Appointments: Schedule a 30-minute research meeting with a librarian. 

Find a subject librarian: Find a library expert in your specific field of study.

Research guides on your topic: Learn more about resources for your topic or subject.

Quick Links

To see materials (books, articles, databases, etc.) in our collection and beyond, check out

Search one of these databases to find articles on a topic. The library has hundreds of them but these are good places to start:

You have access to thousands and thousands of ebooks. The titles are all listed in UC Library Search, or you can go directly to some of these ebook platforms/publishers:

Quick Links: EZ Proxy

For off-campus access to databases and online journals, drag this EZ Proxy bookmarklet to your browser bookmark toolbar. Then, click on it when you land on a licensed library resource (i.e. hit a paywall).


EZproxy UCB


Go to the Off-Campus Access tab for more details.