Douglass Library


Read about the history of the Mabel Smith Douglass Library.

About the Media Collection at Douglass

The Douglass Library video collection includes 10,000 videotapes, 6,000 DVDs, 150 laserdiscs, and 1,100 16mm films. Materials have been selected to meet teaching and resource needs of all Rutgers -- New Brunswick schools, departments, and programs. New moving image materials are ordered regularly, and faculty users are invited to make recommendations for purchase by the contacting Kayo Denda, Media Librarian (

The collections are cataloged in QuickSearch.

Search help is available in How do I find video or audio information?

Guides of selected titles to a broad range of subjects are available through the Media Collections Research Guide.

16 mm film has some policy restrictions.

Douglass also lends media equipment. Complete the booking form to reserve video or audio recorders.

Service Updates

While library building access is limited, you can request items from most of our circulating collections via Click and Collect. ILL, E-ZBorrow, UBorrow, and Article Delivery are available, and several locations are accepting returns.

Most of our services are available online. We’re here to support your remote teaching and research and remote learning.

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Library building access is limited. Library services are online and collections are accessible via Click and Collect.


Mabel Smith Douglass Library

Douglass Library