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The mission of the ITU library is to support the University vision by empowering students and faculty with the knowledge and tools to select and use information in a scholarly, ethical and unbiased manner.


University Library Team

The friendly and skilled University Library Team provides reference books, course reserves, research databases and research support (including regular webinars) in a welcoming study environment. To contact a member of the team email:


Technical Support

For questions about accounts, logins and access submit a ticket to Technology Support.

Library Study Space Hours

The library has five meeting rooms available during library service hours giving you a quiet and comfortable place to study.


Course Reserve Textbooks

  • Two copies of most textbooks are provided by ITU and your SGA.
  • The ITU copy is a 3-hour on-site loan; the SGA copy is a 7-day loan
  • The library policies give details about their acquisition and circulation


Library Policies

Research Assistance And Consultation

Submit Research Assistance

Schedule a research consultation

  • To schedule a consultation with the University Librarian email


Style Guides And Templates


The library has produced a list of Recommended Resources which is an essential ITU reference tool. The list is divided into six key stages of the research process.

Click here to view recommended Resources 


Academic honesty and plagiarism

Carefully read ITU’s Plagiarism Prevention Policy.

ITU uses ‘turnitin’ plagiarism-checking tool. For access submit a support ticket.

The Library has the following electronic resources available to our students:


ITU Library Pocket Guide

The ITU Library Team has put together the ITU Library Pocket Guide to remind you of the resources, databases, services, and staff assistance available to you.


Become a Member of Silicon Valley Libraries:

WorldCat - lets you search the catalogs of thousands of libraries worldwide.
Operating Hours

Monday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday: 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday: 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Schedule your research consultation in person or via Zoom by emailing


  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

  • 11am to 1pm (onsite) or by appointment
  • 11am to 1pm (onsite) or by appointment
  • 11am to 1pm (onsite)
  • 11am to 1pm (onsite) or by appointment
  • 10am to 12pm; 2pm to 6pm (onsite) or by appointment
  • By Appointment Only
  • By Appointment Only


Research Databases
Pocket Guide
Plagiarism Policy