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About the Library

The Library is the locus of York College's intellectual community. With over a hundred online licensed databases, over 240,000 print books, 250,000 e-books, 765 titles in microfilm, 90,000 microfiche cards, 13 current titles in print periodicals, and tens of thousands of full-text journals online, the Library is here to assist with your research needs.

Use the Navigation menu in the left panel to find more information about the Library's Mission, Faculty, Staff, and Hours.

Several works of art that are housed in the Library are included in "Unforgotten Masterpieces: York College's Online Gallery of Campus Art," a project created by students working under Professors Cripps and Vendryes.

Address:
York College Library
94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11451

Contact information:
Reference Desk - 718.262.2034
Circulation & Reserve - 718.262.2033
Periodicals - 718.262.2036
Fax - 718.262.2997

Off-Campus Access

How to scan with your phone
Did you know that you can make PDFs with your phone?

CUNY Login Replacing Barcodes for Remote Access
The Library has transitioned from the use of the barcode to the CUNY Login for off-campus access to databases. (It's the same login used for Blackboard and CUNYfirst.)

Goodbye Catalog Hello OneSearch
The CUNY classic catalog (CUNY+) will disappear after July 2020. Fortunately, OneSearch can provide access to even more resources than the classic catalog could.

Library Book Return
The Library now has an outdoor book drop for returning items outside the entrance to the loading dock on 160th Street.

Library Statement of Support
The York College Library's statement of support for the Black Lives Matter movement.

Contact Information

Reference Desk
718-262-2034

Circulation and Reserve
718-262-2033

Periodicals
718-262-2036

Fax 718-262-2997

Faculty and Staff

CUNY Library Locations