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
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!
The Library has also added the following new resources:
Swank Digital Campus: provides access to over 25,000 films, documentaries and TV shows. To search the catalog of films and request titles, click on the Swank link on the library home page and then on the Instructor login button in the upper right corner, and you will be prompted to register for an instructor account. Your request(s) will be routed to the library. Please keep in mind that by law we can only license closed-captioned films. With your instructor account you can also obtain links to share with your students and embed films in Canvas.
O'Reilly Safari: the premier on-demand digital library providing over 42068 technology, digital media, and business books and videos online to academic and library users.
Open Education Resources LibGuide: a one-stop shop for information on OER including teaching materials, textbooks, books, and other resources for integrating OER into your courses.
Bestsellers Collection: a changing collection of current best-sellers, popular fiction and non-fiction books, for your reading pleasure. The books are arranged on the shelves alphabetically by author and are located in the Stacks.