Cuesta Library is here for your questions, in person as well as online. Learn about our Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Anti-Racism Plan (IDEA).
Hours Fall 2022
The Cuesta Libraries are here for in-person service. Not on campus this fall? Don't worry, librarians also available online.
SLO Library, 2nd floor, Bldg. 3200
Monday - Thursday 8 am - 8 pm
Friday 8 am - 4 pm
NCC Learning Resource Center N3100
Monday - Thursday 9 am - 8 pm; Friday 9 am - 2 pm Maps
Library/Learning Student Services
Reserve a Digital Huddle Room
Reserve a study room with technology -- great for meeting online. Room includes webcam, cables to plug in laptops and a large screen. Chromebooks and headphones are also available to borrow and use on site from the circulation desk. Click here to reserve: https://esars.cuesta.edu/library_slo/Appt/eSARS.asp
(Student study rooms including whiteboards are available first come, first serve at both campus libraries.)
Research Help from a Librarian
Cuesta librarians can save you time and help you locate the best books, articles and resources for your academic assignments, speeches, research papers and more.
Online "Ask a Librarian"
Click here to Ask a Librarian your question online via chat, email, phone, or Zoom during regular open hours.
Chromebooks and Hotspots
Chromebooks and Hotspots are available for semester checkout to faculty, students and staff. To check on availability and reserve a Chromebook, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Access the Electronics Checkout Agreement here. Students must complete this form when checking out Chromebooks, Hotspots, and/or other electronic devices.
Pick up Chromebooks and Hotspots at either SLO or NCC locations. Please bring a picture ID or proof of your schedule and Cuesta 900 number. The device check-out process takes 10-15 minutes.
Computer labs are open at both campuses with computer, WiFi, printing and copying services.
Any questions about labs or technology should be sent to: email@example.com.
Textbooks and Books
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about checking out books and reserve textbooks. Don't know what book you need? Ask a Librarian.
Course reserve textbooks can be picked up at either SLO or NCC locations. Some are available online in eBook form.
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a service through which current students and employees may request print and audio-visual materials not owned or accessible by Cuesta College library. Visit our ILL guide for more information and to access the ILL request form.
Returning Library Items
Return books in the outdoor book-drops on either SLO or NCC campuses.
Chromebooks or Calculators
Return indoors SLO Library circulation desk (3200) or NCC Learning Resource Center (N3100) during open hours.