New resource sharing product at the library

Meriam Library is excited to announce that we implemented a new resource sharing product and interface in July 2022. Resource sharing (also known as Interlibrary Loan) is a free service available to all Chico State students, faculty, and staff to request physical and electronic materials from other libraries.

NEW! Self-checkout stations for books!

Meriam Library is delighted to launch TWO new self-checkout stations located on the First floor, across from the Circulation Desk!

These self-contained machines use smart cloud technology to checkout and desensitize books. Simply scan your Wildcat ID, follow the prompts on the kiosk, scan the barcode, and desensitize your books. Watch our IG tutorial on how to use this neat feature!

Full instructions are below:

New Charging Lockers!

If you get easily distracted by your phone, Meriam Library has a neat new tool that will keep your device secure while you study!  

New Lockers for 24/7 pickup of requested books!

Meriam Library has acquired a block of LuxerOne lockers to facilitate 24/7 pickup of library books requested via OneSearch.  If you request a book from Meriam Library, you will receive an email from LuxerOne ( letting you know you have an item ready for pickup.  The email notification will i

Request a Title from the Meriam Library

The Meriam Library is excited to announce that books and media titles can now be requested through OneSearch. For Summer 2020 the requested items are available from the Main Collection, Folio, Author Wall, Juvenile Collection, Popular, media, and a limited number of reference titles. Requesting is only available for CSU Chico students, staff, and faculty.


National Library Week! April 20-24, 2020

It is National Library Week 2020!

Discover your place a the library through our virtual resources, databases, reference and research help, and social media posts.

Expanded Access to Online Research Resources during COVID-19

Publishers and vendors have generously opened their content packages to CSU for free and limited amounts of time so that CSU Chico faculty, staff, and students have access to additional electronic research and teaching content at this time. The Meriam Library has been working with the Chancellor’s Office to set up this new content, much of which is full-text.

Internet Connectivity Resources

If you are needing access to internet off campus, Chico State has compiled a list of resources. Please click here

Photo by Jason Halley.