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The heart of CSU Bakersfield

The Walter W. Stiern Library is a CSUB campus landmark and a valuable resource for University students, faculty, and staff. This 150,000 square foot, five-floor complex includes library collections and services, computer labs and classrooms, a media center, faculty and graduate student study carrels, group study rooms, as well as instructional television studios. ADA compliant seating and computing equipment is also available. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the library.

wslStiern Library personnel offer an array of services and programs. To assist students and faculty, research assistance is provided by librarians at the Reference Desk and the Research Corner as well as by phone, email, or 24-hour online chat. Library courses, tours and orientations are offered every quarter.

Click on the links at left to access library resources including the Library’s online catalog, periodical databases and reference sources, subject guides, and links to other services such as Distance Services, Interlibrary Loan, Course Reserves (online and print), and library courses.


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Walter W. Stiern Library

California State University, Bakersfield
60 LIB
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

Phone: (661) 654-3172
Email: csub_library@csub.edu