Art Inside the Library

The HSU Library displays a wonderful collection of artwork which are on loan from the HSU Art Departments permanent collection. Many of the works, including paintings and sculptures, were created by HSU faculty, alumni and members of the community.

Book of the Year

HSU and College of the Redwoods are building community and sharing culture through the Book of the Year program. Reed more about this year’s book of the year on the Book of the Year Blog.

Center for Teaching & Learning

The beginning of a campus-wide conversation about what faculty development should look like at HSU.


HSU Library's Collections

Contact Us

Contact information for the Humboldt State University Library

Directions & Floor Maps

Driving directions and map to the HSU Library.

Exhibits & Events in the Library

Monthly listing of displays and special events in the Library.

Giving to the Library

The HSU Library is committed to offering our students the tools and guidance they need to flourish in their studies and their careers. There are many ways to support the educational opportunities at HSU’s Library of the Future from the creation of state‐of‐art collaborative workspaces to life‐changing Humboldt Scholars Internships.

HSU Authors Hall

The HSU Authors Hall is a growing collection of books, CDs, and DVDs of scholarship and creative works from HSU faculty, emeriti faculty, staff, students, and alumni authors.  The HSU Library is also launching SelectedWorks, a service that allows faculty and staff authors to showcase their articles, books, papers, and presentations.

HSU Library Hours

Find the hours for the HSU Library and for the 1st floor Research Help desk, Campus ID Office and Periodicals/Media Assistance window.

HSU Sustainable Learning

The HSU Sustainable Learning Program will support faculty through its partnership with the Library, College of eLearning & Extended Education, Student Disability Resource Center, Bookstore and others to help faculty decrease the cost of an education for our students and provide high-quality, peer-reviewed learning materials.

Humboldt State University Press

HSU Press will publish a broad scope of print and electronic publications which showcase HSU research and scholarship, including books, journals, conference proceedings, data sets, open textbooks, and more, with the goal of connecting HSU campus scholars with a worldwide community of research  and scholars, thereby creating greater impact for HSU research and scholarship.

Library Administration Office

Welcome to the Library. No other building at Humboldt is as much at the center of study and research as the University Library.

Library Employment

Information about student, staff and faculty employment in the HSU Library.

Library Lifelong Learning Lounge (L4HSU)

Meeting the personal and professional development needs of students, staff, and faculty over the summer.

Library Mission and Vision

The mission and vision for the HSU Library

Library News
Recent news items for the HSU Library.
Library Newsletters

The HSU Library has produced many newsletters over the years. Check out this link to the Special Collections Archives to see past editions and the most current creation by library staff, faculty, and students.

Library Policies

Policies of the HSU Library

Library Seismic Retrofit Project

The Library Seismic Retrofit Project is a series of crucial updates that provides timely opportunities for much needed renovations.

Library Staff & Faculty

Directory listing of the HSU Library department.

Partner Services in the Library

Links to other offices and displays housed in the library

Skilled Learner Certificate

HSU students can be certified Skilled Learners by attending five SkillShops on learning Academic, Professional, Life, Research, and Technology Skills.

Transforming HSU's Library

Transforming students' learning environments to transform their lives.