Until further notice, the library building/area at the Main Campus and at Sunnyvale Center will be closed. All reference services are available online only. Talk to a librarian live by phone or video conference, or ask them a question by email, text or chat.
Online Reference Hours
Mon – Thur 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fri – Sun Closed
Mon – Thur 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fri 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sat & Sun Closed
The Library is closed during all college holidays and breaks.
Circulation & Reserve
What does it mean to be an educated person in the United States in the 21st century? How would this question be answered in a different time or place? This guide suggests some books, videos, and articles on the topic of education and also gives you some pointers on library research, so you can explore for yourself.
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According to Webster's College Dictionary, the verb to educate comes from the Latin word educare, "to bring up, nurture." For more details on the etymology and history of this word, look it up in the Oxford English Dictionary.