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Research Tools

The Library has many resources, in print and electronic formats, to utilize for research.

Use the Library's Databases and More page to find the full-text of articles, electronic books, statistics, images, and streaming media.

Consult the Library's research guides for recommended resources by subject area.

If you are trying to access electronic resources from off-campus, you will be prompted to enter your CUNY Login or your York Library barcode number. You can also access the databases after first logging into the York VPN.

Off-Campus Access

One-Click Access to Millions of Scholarly Articles
LibKey Nomad is a browser extension that provides instant links to full text articles as you do research on the web.

New Research Guides
New research guides have been prepared to help ease the changes between APA 6 and APA 7, and with searching OneSearch.

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.)

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

Contact Information

Reference Desk
718-262-2034

Circulation and Reserve
718-262-2033

Periodicals
718-262-2036

Fax 718-262-2997

Faculty and Staff

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