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Graduate Student Orientation

A guide to library resources and services for new graduate students.

Orientation Live!

Orientation Live! Every Friday at 2 PM CST

Orientation Live! is a 15-minute live presentation about the library held each week.

Not available on Fridays at 2 PM CST? Request Orientation-On-Demand!

Welcome, CSU Graduate Students!

On behalf of the CSU Library, welcome to Columbia Southern University!

Here at the CSU Library, our goal is to provide you with resources and assistance to help you successfully discover exactly what you are looking for as you research.

We have thousands of resources chosen especially to support your course assignments, including journals, magazines, newspapers, e-books, and videos, all housed in over 70 databases. Along with these resources, we also provide librarian-designed tutorials and guides created to help you become information literate.

This guide will introduce you to the CSU Library and its resources. Use the "Back" and "Previous" buttons at the bottom of each page to advance through the guide, or select a topic to learn more about using the tabs on the left.

Video which has an overview of the CSU Library. Click on the image to access the video on Vimeo.