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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 audio or video material in the Rutgers collections, enter one or more keywords and select the appropriate search type in the pull-down menu. For more information, see "How do I find audio or video materials?"

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.

How Do I renew my checkouts?


Rutgers Materials

You may renew most items yourself using the "Renew Checkouts" feature in "My Library Account". Materials that cannot be renewed include items that have been recalled by another borrower, reserve materials, and items for which the renewal limit has been reached. Video and audio items are not eligible for renewal.

  1. Select "" and click on the "Renew Checkouts" option.
  1. Enter your NetID and password or, if you do not have a Rutgers NetID enter your barcode and library PIN, then click on the "List Charged Items" button.
  1. Select the items you wish to renew by clicking in the boxes to left of each title. To renew all the items you have checked out, click on the radio button next to "Renew All" at the top of the list.
  1. Click on "Renew Selected Items." You will be presented with a list of renewed items and their new due dates. Items that fail to renew will also be noted.
  1. Click "Continue" and "LOGOUT" to log out of your record.

To protect the security of your login information, close the BROWSER after you have checked your record on any public computer.


Interlibrary Loan, E-ZBorrow, and UBorrow Materials

You can renew most interlibrary loan materials for 4 weeks, E-ZBorrow books for one additional 6-week loan period, and UBorrow books for one additional eight-week loan period. Please note that the renewal takes effect on the day you renew; 4, 6, or 8 weeks are not added to your original due date unless you renew on that date.

You cannot renew interlibrary, E-ZBorrow, and UBorrow materials that are designated "no renewal," that have been recalled by the lending institution, or that have reached the renewal limit. Special borrowing restrictions and conditions are noted on each item's book band.

  1. Select "," and click on the "Renew Checkouts" option.
  1. Enter your NetID and password or, if you do not have a Rutgers NetID and are eligible to renew ILL and E-ZBorrow materials, enter your barcode and library PIN, then click on the "List Charged Items" button.
  1. Select the interlibrary loan, E-ZBorrow, and UBorrow items you wish to renew by clicking in the boxes to left of each title.
  1. Click on "Renew Selected Items." You will be presented with a list of renewed items and their new due dates. Items that fail to renew will also be noted
  1. Click "Continue" or "LOGOUT" to log out of your record.

To protect the security of your login information, close the BROWSER after you have checked your record on any public computer.