Due to increased online instruction as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many publishers and content providers have temporarily expanded access to online resources free of charge. Use this guide to take advantage of expanded access to online resources bestowed by publishers and content providers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Browse, search, and access all of the library's online content in OneSearch and the databases page.
For the latest information about library services and operations, visit University Library COVID-19 Updates and Online Support.
Books and Textbooks
Journals and primary source content on political development, and the complete history of the creation of government and legal systems around the world. Free access through December 2020.
National Emergency Library
A collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.
Chico State students, staff, and faculty now have access to ScienceDirect ebooks. Free access until January 1, 2021.
University of Michigan Press
To support remote teaching and research during the COVID-19 global health event, titles in this collection are free-to-read until August 31, 2020.
Interlibrary Services Borrowing
Interlibrary Services Borrowing is working remotely and can STILL provide articles and book chapters from electronic holdings. This department is part of a large consortium of academic and public libraries across the U.S. who are also ALL working remotely. They can access their electronic holdings. Submit those kinds of requests as you normally have done through our ILS system.
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