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  • Books & Media
  • Journals
  • Course Reserves
Search for course reserves
Search for journals, magazines, and newspapers
Search for books, music, movies, and more
Search for articles across multiple library databases

To find a journal, magazine, or newspaper article in the most popular databases in your subject area, enter your search term(s) and choose a subject from the pull-down menu. To view a complete list of indexes and databases available at Rutgers, click on View all databases. For more information see "How Do I Find an Article?"

To find books and more in the Library Catalog, enter your term(s) and select a search type in the pull-down menu. For more information see "How Do I Find a Book?"

To find a print or electronic journal in the Rutgers collections, enter its title or keywords in the title and select the appropriate search type in the pull-down menu. For more information, see "How Do I Find a Journal?"

To find a list of books, textbooks, and electronic articles placed on course reserve by your instructor, enter your instructor's last name and search. You can also use the pull-down menu to search by course title or number.


Access, Borrowing and Delivery

Remote Access to the Libraries' Resources

Emeriti may access the Libraries' licensed electronic resources from off-campus. To gain access faculty emeriti need to follow this process:

  • Register with the Rutgers University Libraries as faculty emeriti using your library barcode and PIN. We will provide you with a barcode and PIN if you need them. Here is a direct link to the Registration form
  • Use the barcode and PIN to login to the Libraries web site from off-campus.
  • Renew this registration with the Libraries annually.

Borrowing Privileges

Items from the circulating collections are loaned to faculty until the end of the semester. You may renew circulating materials at the end of the term, unless they are recalled for another borrower. For more information click here.

Delivery and Interlibrary Loan

Faculty emeriti can request journal articles from any Rutgers University library as well as delivery of materials not in the Rutgers University Libraries collections. More information about these services is found here.

Here is a direct link to the Interlibrary Loan and Article Delivery login for faculty emeriti. A library barcode and PIN is required.

Rutgers Delivery Service

Information about delivery of Rutgers resources between libraries and campuses can be found here.

E-Z Borrow

As a member of the Pennsylvania Academic Library Consortium, Inc. (PALCI), RUL participates in PALCI's E-Z Borrow program for the expedited delivery of books. E-Z Borrow may be used for requesting books not owned, checked-out, or otherwise not available in the Rutgers University Libraries and are normally received within about five working days.

For more information on E-Z Borrow click here.

Cooperative Access Agreements

The Rutgers University Libraries maintain memberships in consortia and have special cooperative and affiliated arrangements with libraries and other organizations to provide access to scholarly materials for Rutgers affiliated users.

Research Support Services

Collection Development/Subject Specialist Librarians

Find Resources

RUCore-Rutgers Community Repository
RUCore is an open access institutional repository that makes the significant intellectual property of Rutgers University faculty and Rutgers University departments, centers, and institutes permanently and freely accessible for scholars and researchers around the globe. For more information, please contact your subject specialist or Rhonda Marker.

Service Desk Hours and Phone Numbers (includes Reference and Circulation desks)



Gifts of Materials

For Questions and more information, contact Tara McDonnell, the Libraries' Director of Development, at: 732-932-7505 or email.

Teaching Support

News and Events

Regular updates about new library resources, special events at the Libraries, changes in services and more are posted on the Libraries homepage. For a complete listing of current and recent news and events, see this page.

For feedback and questions regarding emeriti services, please contact: Karen Hartman.