The Los Angeles Film School Library seeks to provide the following services that support the LAFS community with the best possible environment and resources for research.
Circulation Services provides friendly and courteous service to The Los Angeles Film School community in lending library materials to Active Students, Faculty, and Staff. Additionally, Library Staff members at the circulation desk are responsible for answering directional questions from patrons, checking in and out materials, maintaining the front desk and facility, and overall helping with patron needs. Click below to view more information about the Library’s Circulation services.
THE LIBRARY’S DIGITAL KOHA CATALOG
All LAFS members have access to the Library Koha Catalog. The catalog is used to find materials based on author, title, subject, or format. If you cannot find an item that you are looking for in the catalog, you can make a Purchase Suggestion within Koha once you are logged in. You may also Ask A Librarian if you need additional help. Click below to locate items within the library’s collection.
The Library has several supplies and equipment for patrons to borrow within the facility. The following resources may be used within the Library: pens, pencils, tape, scissors, sharpener, scratch paper, phone chargers, stapler, 3-hole puncher, cutting board, headphones, external DVD/CD player, Apple adapters, iMac Apple desktop computers, and course reserve equipment. Click below to read more.
All LAFS members may print at the Library or any other location that has a printer nearby. Students and Alumni are responsible to add money to their Printing Account either via the Cashier’s Office or Online payment. Click below to learn how to print and add money to your print funds.
The Library provides several spaces for patrons to study, work independently or in a small group setting, or for leisure purposes. Please note that there is no sleeping at the Library. There are 10 Apple iMac computers available on a first-come, first-served basis. In addition, there are 3 empty tables for individuals not needing a Library computer. Click below to view more information about the study areas at the Library.
The Library Assistants and Library Student Workers are able to provide assistance with basic logins and software that the school provides. In addition, if patrons need any general information or need research help, they may ask Library Staff for assistance. Please note that the Library is not responsible for completing any student assignments. Click below to view more.