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Mickey G Honchell

Phone: 4-3841


Marlon Hernandez

Phone: 4-9258


How Do I?How Do I?

How Do I Find Things?

Use the expandable menu navigation on the left contains the site structure.

  • Search: Books, journal listings, journal article databases, standards, and patents.
  • Browse: New Books list, Journal by Subjects, Topics lists.
  • Renew Items: Log into library account to renew checked out materials.
  • Library Services: 3D Printers, BEACON Express, How to borrow or purchase books, Consultation, Recommend a title, and CalTech library borrowing information.
  • JPL Stories: Information on our JPL Stories program, as well as an archive of past story posters.
  • Archives: Historical Photo of the Month, Archives Search, Archives Application, and Exhibits.
  • Records Management Group [JPL Only]: JPL Requirements and Procedures, List of Records Categories and Records Liaisons, How to Send and Retrieve Records from Storage.
  • Marking & Handling: Contacts and information on marking & handling procedures of JPL documents.
  • JPL Authors: List of recently published articles by JPLers, Checklist for publishing, Page Charge information, and Ed Stone Award Publication list.

Use the three buttons to find:
Archives Search Search the Archives BEACON ExpressBeacon Express and SearchSearch Library Resources.

How do I use the catalog?

How do I renew a book?

  • For JPL Library books: Online or call Library Services x4-4200.
  • For InterLibrary books ordered through Beacon Express: Call x4-3841.

How do I order a book, document, subscription, paper or other library material? [JPL Only]

  • Use BEACON Express to order books for loan or purchase; to request photocopies of articles and papers; to request interlibrary loans; or to order documents.

Where are My Section’s List of Records Categories?

How do I transfer inactive records to storage?

How do I locate documents in Engineering Document Services?

  • Click here for a link to EDS Services and EDIMS.

How do I find information on page charges?