Anatomage Table

Take a trip inside the human body via hyper-realistic 3D anatomy visualization through this interactive teaching tool.

Art Inside the Library

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

Authors Hall

The Cal Poly Humboldt Authors Hall is a growing collection of books, CDs, and DVDs of scholarship and creative works from Humboldt faculty, emeriti faculty, staff, students, and alumni authors.

Blog - Our Whiteboard

The Library Blog brings you news and more in-depth articles about the Cal Poly Humboldt University Library.

Brain Booth

The Library Brain Booth is an informal, experiential space to learn about the mind body connection and optimize learning. Try out biofeedback, sound and light therapy, virtual reality goggles, coloring, meditation, and other activities that promote intentional brain breaks and support emotional self-regulation and singular thoughtful focus. Everyone is welcome!

Cal Poly Humboldt Sustainable Learning

The Cal Poly Humboldt 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.

Contact Us

Contact information for the Cal Poly Humboldt Library

Directions & Floor Maps

Driving directions and map to the Cal Poly Humboldt Library. Plus floor maps of the 4 floors of the Library building.

Discovering Humboldt: Getting Humboldt County on the Map & Social Media

Join the Cal Poly Humboldt Library in improving the online discovery of the places we enjoy in Humboldt and be a part of supporting the economic resilience of the County. Contribute photos and reviews using various discover platforms and make a powerful impact on our community and economy.

Flight Simulator

Choose from various types of aircraft and take off from airports all over the globe!

Giving to the Library

The Cal Poly Humboldt University 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 the University's Library of the Future from the creation of state‐of‐art collaborative workspaces to life‐changing Humboldt Scholars Internships.

Humboldt Scholars Lab

The Humboldt Scholars Lab is a place where students and faculty from across a variety of disciplines are provided with technology and training to partner on digital projects with a focus on the digital humanities, geospatial information, and innovative creations.

L4Humboldt (LifeLong Learning Lounge)

Meeting the personal and professional development needs of students, staff, faculty, and community over the summer. Contact for more information.

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 Annual Reports

Downloadable PDFs of Cal Poly Humboldt University Library's Annual Reports

Library Diversity & Social Justice Working Group

Primarily focused on ensuring that the University Library serves our diverse population of students, staff, and faculty by embracing diversity, promoting equity, ad helping to prepare our students to be responsible members of diverse societies.

Library Employment

Information about student, staff and faculty employment in the Cal Poly Humboldt Library.

Library Hours

Hours for the main building and various service points

Library Mission and Vision

The mission and vision for the Humboldt Library

Library News
Recent news items for the Cal Poly Humboldt Library.
Library Newsletters

The Cal Poly Humboldt University Library Newsletter is produced by the Library's Marketing and Outreach Team and published several times a year. Check this online collection for newsletters back to 1996!

Library Policies

Policies of the Cal Poly Humboldt Library

Library Scholar Internships

Library Scholar interns benefit from project-based learning and undergraduate research opportunities that produce hands-on learning in Special Collections, Digital Media, or Scholarly Communications. Library Scholar interns lead projects such as researching and writing for the web, curating exhibits and engagement programs, creating presentations, and text layout and digitization for the Press@Humboldt.

Library Staff & Faculty

Directory listing of the Cal Poly Humboldt Library department.

Press at Cal Poly Humboldt

The Press at Cal Poly Humboldt publishes high-quality, open-access scholarly, intellectual, and creative works by or in support of our campus community. The Press operations and publications support the Cal Poly Humboldt mission and vision to improve the human condition and our environment by promoting understanding of social, economic, and environmental issues.


SkillShops are 50 minute drop-in workshops offered to introduce and develop skills in important areas for student success.

Student Employment

At the University Library we offer work experience that will help to prepare you for future career opportunities. Applying is easy!

Student Interns, Student Assistants, and Volunteers

List of students who have worked in the Cal Poly Humboldt University Library as interns, student assistants, and volunteers and their projects ranging from websites, exhibits, presentations, workshops, publishing support, and programs.