1st Floor Redesign Survey

1st Floor Redesign Survey


The Meriam Library has contracted with an outside architecture firm, LPAS to examine the 1st floor design and layout.

Student Display Cases Available!

Wildcat Display Cases are open!

Meriam Library has two display cases which can be reserved by student organizations, the Wildcat Display Cases. Only one case may be reserved at a time by one person/ organization, for a maximum time period of one calendar month. The Wildcat Display cases are located on the fourth floor of the library, near the Children's Literature Collection.

Faculty Librarians Offer Research Strategies Instruction

Faculty at Meriam Library seek to lead the campus in the instruction of practices and tools designed for effective and efficient academic research. We believe that students have greater success during and after their collegiate experience when they are literate in the evaluation, construction, and synthesis of the information available to them.

Attention Chico State Faculty: Showcase Your Publications, Creative Works and Awards at Inspired 2023

Inspired is the celebration of Chico State’s faculty research and creative activity presented by the Meriam Library. 2023 marks the 4th year that the library is recognizing the stellar works and awards of Chico State faculty.

The Inspired 2023 event will recognize faculty publications, creative activities, and campus awards produced and awarded from January 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023.

InterLibrary Loan Requests: New Form!

The Meriam Library has implemented a new form for InterLibrary Loan requests.

If you can't find the article, book, or chapter(s) you are looking for at the Meriam Library, you can submit a request for us to locate the item from another library. To make this request, visit the InterLibrary Loan Services Page and click "Submit InterLibrary Loan Request" button. Use the form to complete your request:

Community Service Officers now stationed in the library

The University Police Department has offered to station Community Service Officers (CSO) on the second floor of the library, and the library administration has complied. The CSOs will supplement the library student workforce, bringing new possibilities to help the library with various student worker tasks.

When will CSOs be on duty?

CSOs will cover the evening shift, from 6pm - midnight.

Where will the CSOs station be located?

Research Breakdown in new locations spring 2023

Perhaps you've heard about the new library pilot project, Virtual 1st!?

This spring 2023, Meriam Librarian, Stef Baldivia is going to be "popping-up" to offer a Research Breakdown in places where students are usually gathered. The Research Breakdown is a low-stakes space where students can get insight from a librarian about: