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  • Library catalog
    Search here for books, journals, theses, government documents, maps, and other resources, in both print and digital formats
  • Research databases
    Alphabetical list of research databases Caltech subscribes to
  • Digital collections - CODA
    CODA is Caltech’s institutional repository, an online collection of full text papers, theses, technical reports, books, conference papers, and Caltech archives made freely available on the Internet.
  • Submit a thesis
  • Subject guides
    Compilations of resources for individual subjects

Find e-journals

Browse by Title: 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others


  • DocuServe  
    DocuServe is the place to go when you need a book that the Library does not own, or an article from a journal that the Library does not subscribe to.

Course Reserves

Type the course name or number you want to find, then press Enter or click Go.


Type as much or as little of the name or number as you wish. For example:

  • MUS 100
  • music appreciation
  • Zoology 201
  • comparative vertebrate anatomy

Citation Linker

  • Citation Linker
    Use Citation Linker to find full text when you already know the citation for an article.

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Value of Repositories

A slideshow on the value of institutional repositories from Leslie Carr, Director of EPrints.  Caltech Library Services is using EPrints 3  for its repository CODA.

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