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Library Guides & Frequently Asked Questions: Start Here!

Before you dive into your library search, we recommend that you spend some time learning how to do that most effectively. Our library guides have lots of information that will make you an expert!

Search the Library

You can find everything available through the library -- books, journals, e-books, online databases, audio-visual material, and archival records - in the library's Encore Discovery Service. Start your library search below:

Search the Library

Can't find it in our library? Try Link+!

Hiebert Library is a part of the Link+ library consortium, giving FPU library users quick and easy access to a combined collection of over 8 million books and audio-visual items from about 60 libraries in California and Nevada. You can request items from within our library catalog, and have them delivered by courier to the library or any regional campus. We've written a guide that shows you how easy it is.

Request an item through inter-library loan

Can't find what you need in the Hiebert Library collection or Link+? We'll be happy to request it from another library. Complete this form to request a book; complete this form to request an article. But before you send the request, please read and follow these guidelines.

Request a Library Instruction Session

Faculty and Adjunct Faculty at both the main and regional campuses may use this form to request that a librarian come to their class to talk about research or other information literacy topics. Please fill out the request form at least 2 weeks in advance.

Reserve book submission policies

Faculty wishing to request that a book be placed on the reserve shelf should read our policies and fill out the submission form.

E-book Personal Account

Login to your personal Ebrary account here to access ebooks that you've saved to your bookshelf.


FPUScholarWorks is an online repository for creative and scholarly works and other resources created by members of the Fresno Pacific University community. FPUScholarWorks makes these resources freely available on the web and assures their preservation for the future.

FPUScholarWorks welcomes submissions from any member of the Fresno Pacific University faculty, administration, or staff. Please see our Guidelines for more information about the repository and its submissions guidelines. Digital submissions may be sent to fpuscholarworks@fresno.edu, along with a completed submission form.

Mennonite Library & Archives

The Mennonite Library & Archives is an archives and special collection library located in the Hiebert Library at Fresno Pacific University. All of Hiebert Library's materials relating to the Anabaptist and Mennonite content may be found in this collection.

Library policies

Library Staff directory

Books That Shaped Our Lives

An ongoing library exhibit in which we ask members of the FPU community to reflect on books that have been significant in their lives.

New Acquisitions & Exhibits

See lists of Hiebert Library’s most recent book acquisitions and current book exhibits.