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Learning Commons

The Learning Commons is located in the Library Lower Mall and features individual and collaborative study space, PC computing, peer assistance at the Student Help Desk, and Assistive Technology software and machines. There are 83 desktop computers in the Learning Commons including five workstations with Assistive Technologies, a closed-circuit television (CCTV), and Sorenson Video Relay Service. Services are limited to registered students, staff, faculty and alumni.

Commons After Hours will be CLOSED
Friday, June 8, 2018 – Sunday, August 19, 2018

Summer Quarter (June 18, 2018 – August 10, 2018)
Mon-Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Learning Commons 8am-7pm 8am-5pm 1pm-5pm 1pm-5pm
Student Help Desk 8am-7pm 8am-5pm 1pm-5pm 1pm-5pm
Commons After Hours closed closed closed closed
— Computers automatically shut down 5 minutes before closing —
Contact Information
510-885-4152 tel
510-885-2655 fax

Student Help Desk: Technology support for student, staff and faculty

We are the primary resource for all your technology needs (Blackboard, Horizon, MyCSUEB etc.). Whether you’ve just run into a recent computer problem or are looking to learn how to use the available technology resources better, we can help. There is no issue too small, so don’t be afraid to send us an email ( or come visit us in the Library Learning Commons directly across from Starbucks. Don’t forget to check out our FAQs for help.

Commons After Hours

  • Late night study space in the Learning Commons
  • Monitored by a Campus Security Officer and by video surveillance
  • A valid CSUEB Bay Card is required to enter and at all times while inside

Study Late at San Francisco State and San Jose State

Current CSUEB students, faculty, and staff have access to the extended study hours at San Francisco State and San Jose State. You must be currently enrolled or employed at CSUEB and bring your Bay Card.

  • San Francisco State University Extended Hours
    SFSU Research Commons is open 24 hours, 7 days a week except holidays and breaks. To get a card to use the extended hours, you must bring your Bay Card to the SFSU help desk before 10 pm.
    SFSU Break and Holiday Hours
    Open until 10pm Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    8am-5pm Thursday, May 24, 2018 - Friday, May 25, 2018
    Closed Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday, May 26, 2018 – Monday, May 28, 2018
    8am-5pm Tuesday, May 29, 2018 – Sunday, June 3, 2018
    Open until 2am Monday, June 4, 2018 – Friday, August 10, 2018
    More SFSU hours:

  • San Jose State University Extended Hours
    SJSU Library is open to students 24 hours Monday-Thursday. To get a card to use the extended hours, you must bring your Bay Card to the SJSU circulation desk before 11 pm on Monday-Thursday or before 7 pm on Sunday.

PC desktop computers

  • Limited to registered students, staff, faculty and alumni
  • Self-service, just sign in with your NetID and password

Print Only or Quick Email Check computers

  • A valid CSUEB BayCard is required
  • Time limit of 15 minutes
  • Available only when all other computer workstations are occupied

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