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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 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.


The Institute is open Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM. Appointments for research are required.


Metered parking is available on the streets surrounding the Dana library: Bleeker Street and University Avenue. 

Traveling to the Institute by Public Transit

Take NJ Transit or PATH trains to Penn Station, Newark.
Take Newark Light Rail* to second stop, Washington St.
Exit train to the left, walk up stairs and continue to corner (University Ave.)
Make right on University Ave. and walk past intersection of Warren St.
About halfway down the next long block take large stairway on left under Rutgers-Newark sign to main campus plaza.
Dana Library will be in front of you. IJS is on 4th floor.

NEWARK LIGHT RAIL TICKETS: Purchase from vending machine. Select "Downtown Fare" and validate ticket in time-stamp machine before boarding train.

Mailing Address

185 University Avenue
Dana Library (4th floor)
Newark, NJ 07102
tel: 973-353-5595