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What is OneSearch?

OneSearch is the name of the Henry Madden Library's new discovery system which enables streamlined access to the print and electronic resources provided by the Library.  OneSearch has been adopted by all 23 CSU libraries, giving the CSU system a shared platform to better collaborate and share resources.


What am I searching with OneSearch?

By default, with OneSearch you are searching the following Madden Library collections together:

  • Articles- A interdisciplinary collection of millions of articles from numerous databases and providers. See list of some of the major collections included.
  • Books and Media (Fresno) - Books, ebooks, DVD's, music, streaming media, and more available through the Madden Library
  • Course Reserves (Fresno)- Course materials placed in the library by professors and available for short term checkout

Additionally, the following collection is not included in the default search, but can be selected by the user:

  • All CSU Libraries (CSU+) - Includes the books and media collections of all 23 CSU campus libraries together.  Most materials from other libraries are available for request.

How to use OneSearch