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CALSTARS Procedures Manual

The CALSTARS Procedures Manual (CPM) is provided here in the PDF file format. For more information on accessing PDF files, visit our Help webpage. In Adobe® Acrobat®, the Find command can be used to locate the keywords in an open chapter PDF. In addition, navigation to all 7 Volumes is available through bookmarks. An index file (.pdx file format) is included for use with the Adobe® Acrobat® Search feature. To use the index, open a chapter of any volume, click on the "Search" button, then open the index with the most recent date. The CPM is also available in a ZIP file for downloading to your LAN or personal computer:

You can subscribe for the e-mail notifications (listserv.dof.ca.gov) of CPM updates and CALSTARS Operations Memos (COMs).


Click on a link to download an individual chapter PDF:

Volume 1

Volume 2

Volume 3

Volume 4

Volume 5

Volume 6

Volume 7

Last updated January 13, 2011. Questions or comments? Please email the CALSTARS Webmaster.