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About the Library: What's Happening at the Library?

Library location, hours, serviecs, events, staff directory, and more

Welcome to the National University Library

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  Regular Hours (Pacific Time)
Mon-Thu: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Fri: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sat: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sun: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  National University Library
9393 Lightwave Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123​
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  2020 Library Holiday & Break Schedule

January 20: Closed 

February 17: Closed 

March 29: Closed 

March 30 - April 3: Open 10AM - 6PM

April 4 - 5: Closed

May 25: Closed 

June 28: Closed

June 29 - July 3: Open 10AM - 6PM

July 3: Closed for Independence Day

July 4 - 5: Closed

September 7: Closed 

November 11: Closed 

November 26 - 27: Closed 

December 25 - January 3: Closed

  Library Homepage has the resources you need to get started with your research.

  Library Research Guides contain useful resources for specific courses and subject areas.

  Ask Us (Chat & FAQ) lets you get quick answers to your questions.

Print Books

196,567

E-Books

372,925

Print Periodicals

2,985

E-Journals

104,073

Video Recordings
(including 46,199 streaming titles)

51,001

Databases

190

(Updated: 7/2/2019)

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What's New!

Oct. 27: Reference USA is now known as Data Axle Reference Solutions. Learn more.

Oct. 17: October is Filipino American History Month, so we've put together a display to highlight their contributions, experiences, and more. Check it out.

Oct. 10: Did you know that the APA's database, Academic Writer, has a word processor to help you create and automatically format different types of papers in APA? Learn more.

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  Email: refdesk@nu.edu
  Text: (858) 367-0904
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