August 2021

Do you need to return items to the Library?

Drop off books 24/7 Library Circle Book Return Drop items off at the book return on the Library Circle

photo of south entrance to lower level of library, entry to room 28

Call 707-826-3431 Mail Returns The HSU Library can supply a prepaid UPS label, call or email to get what you need

Drop it off at the book return on the Library Circle.

If the item(s) or box is too large, drop it off at the Lower Level of the Library (LIB-028) (see photo of south entry above).

Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-7pm; Sunday 11am-6pm

Please remember to wear your mask

If you are returning a book, laptop, chromebook, hotspot kit, or other equipment, and cannot do so in-person, please use this form to get a prepaid mailing label.

You can also return books to other nearby CSU Campus Libraries and they will forward them to us.

Do you need to extend the borrowing time?

If you are continuing HSU courses in the fall you can renew your item.

Please contact with any questions.

Do you need technology equipment for class?

Please fill out the form so we can help you get what you need.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 to Friday, October 29, 2021
flyer for brain booth's skillshop on wellbeing and stress management The Brain Booth presents weekly SkillShops on Wednesdays 12-12:50pm and 2-2:50pm to learn about wellbeing and stress management.
Zoom registration
Find out more about the Library's Brain Booth at where you can find online resources and see what will be available when the building opens up again.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 to Friday, December 17, 2021
While the upper floors of the Library building are closed for fall semester, we still want to help you find computer labs and printing kiosks and study space on campus! These annotated campus maps will show you those spaces available August 12-December 17, 2021. Click on an image for the larger PDF versions.

Computer Labs OPEN Saturday and Sunday 7am-6pm: Founders Hall 202, Harry Griffith Hall 115, and Siemens Hall 118
Please note: Things are always changing, so check ITS' Computer Lab list for the most up-to-date availability for computer labs.
campus map showing study spaces for fall semester campus map of computer labs on campus for Fall 2021
Thursday, August 19, 2021 to Friday, October 29, 2021

Need your HSU ID card? We can help!
ID Services are available in multiple ways this semester. Please fill out the appropriate Google form linked below to have your ID made. You can then either pick it up in the lower level of the Library (Library 28, open Monday-Friday 8am-7pm and Sunday 11am-6pm) or use the form to have the ID sent to your mailing address. You can also stop by room 28 during open hours to have an ID made. Please wear a mask.
Students -  Please request an ID card or replacement ID card using the Google form.
Are you a new staff, faculty, or administrator at HSU? Please request an ID card using the Google form.
If you have any trouble accessing the form, please email us at
For more information, see the Campus ID website.
photo of south entrance to lower level of library, entry to room 28photo of lower library level room 28 temporary home to library services
Thursday, August 12, 2021 to Thursday, September 30, 2021

image of book going into mailbox with Golden Gate bridge in background. Text is CSU+ & SUNY Two of the largest public university systems in the US are collaborating to get you books! CSU+ a way to get books quickly and for free! CSU+ is now expanding beyond our CSU libraries. Materials will come to us from NY if they aren't available in CA. bottom image of book going into mailbox with New Yorkc City skyline in backgroundLibrary services expanded via new partnership!
The libraries of the two largest public university systems, CSU and SUNY, are partnering to provide you library materials. This expansion of CSU+ means that if a book you request can't be sourced by one of the Cal States, then a partner from NY within the SUNY system will help out. Students, staff, and faculty can utilize CSU+ to get library books quickly and for free!
While the library collections remain closed, the resource sharing service is here to acquire books for you from our library partners.
With questions related to this service please contact
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 to Friday, September 24, 2021

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