College of Social Work and Community Development Library

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Circulation and User Services​

These services encompass book borrowing, enabling patrons to loan physical copies. Additionally, we facilitate book chapter and article requests, granting access to specific sections or papers, enhancing research and learning opportunities.

References and Information Services​

We provide personalized guidance through reference interviews, bibliographic instruction, and access to diverse print and electronic resources. Our aim is to support information literacy and lifelong learning by helping patrons navigate research strategies, database usage, and citation formats.

Current Awareness Service

We post the newly acquired materials and electronic resources, announcements, and services. See the updates by browsing in our Facebook Page or Announcements page

Computer and Printing Services​

Computer services such as printing and scanning of resources is available at the information desk.

For printing, our rates are the following:
Black and white - Php 5/page.
Colored - Php 15/page to Php 25/page depending on the document.


Meet CLARA, the helpful CSWCD Library Automated Reference Assistant. CLARA is like a digital guide that answers questions and offers help on CSWCD's social media pages. You may also talk to CLARA by clicking "Start Chat"

Library Orientation​

We provide a library tour and comprehensive orientation about the CSWCD Library's services, facilities, rules and regulations. Orientations are usually held during the first weeks of every semester.

Resource on Demand

Students and faculty may request a book chapter or an article by scanning the QR codes or going to our Request Forms page