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Resources for Foothill Faculty: Welcome!

This guide describes library resources and services designed to support Foothill College faculty.

Foothill College Library


Winter 2023 Hours
Mon – Thur   8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Fri, Sat & Sun  Closed

Reference Hours

Winter  2023
Mon – Thur   8 a.m. – 7 p.m. (in-person & online)
Fri  8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (online only)
Sat & Sun  Closed

The Library is closed during all college holidays and breaks.

Reference Desk
(650) 949-7608

Ask a Librarian

Circulation & Reserve
(650) 949-7611

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This guide describes library resources and services that are available to faculty at Foothill College. Please use the tabs above to navigate to information regarding our resources and services. We look forward to working with you!

New! ChatGPT Resource Guide

chatGPTInterested in learning more about ChatGPT? Check out the library's new and evolving ChatGPT LibGuide developed to highlight issues of interest to students and faculty including academic integrity and citation.


  • Seamlessly link to library resources using the “Reading List” in Canvas. Please click on the Library Resource tab for more information.
  • Information Literacy Modules in Canvas: import library instruction modules directly into your online course! Please click on the Library Instruction tab for more information.
  • Group Study Rooms: the library now has 10 group study rooms. Please visit to reserve a room online.
  • Breakout study spaces: in addition to the Group Study Rooms, there are also 6 breakout spaces where students can work collaboratively.
  • Multimedia Classroom now available: Room 3504 is a 50-seat multimedia classroom equipped with 50 Macs and instructor station. Please contact Anthony Caceres at to reserve the room.
  • Online Library Instruction Request Form: You may now request a library orientation for your class by using this online form:
  • Effective 3/28/18: Due to a reduction in staffing, ILL (borrowing and lending from other libraries) will be suspended until further notice. Please click on the Interlibrary Loan tab for more information.

Featured Resources

Women's History Month: A guide highlighting books, websites, and articles in honor of Women's History Month..

Faculty Guide to Streaming Videos: Answers to common questions about streaming video.

New Books: A virtual bookshelf of new books in the Foothill College Library.

Anti-Racism Resources: Anti-racism is a lifelong commitment to doing the work, and that commitment can start with reading. See our Library Black Lives Matter resources lists.

New Online Resources: