The Caltech Library, in accordance with the Institute Policy on Acceptable Use of Electronic Information Resources, provides a rich computing environment to the current faculty, staff, and students of the Institute. Access to the Library's information technology is provided in conjunction with IMSS through access.caltech accounts.

Caltech Affiliates who have registered for borrowing privileges may borrow a laptop for a limited period of time from a pool of dedicated notebook computers in the Sherman Fairchild Library. These computers must remain in the library at all times.

Those not affiliated with Caltech should contact the Library (library AT or 626-395-3405) prior to coming to campus for assistance with research options.

The Caltech guest wireless network may be used to meet general Internet access needs, but cannot access the Caltech Library licensed databases, ebooks, and/or online journals.

Updated: 22 August 2018