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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.

Photocopy and Scanning Services

U.S. Copyright Law applies to all materials at the Institute of Jazz Studies; see "Warning Concerning Copyright Restrictions," which appears in the Rutgers University Libraries' Copyright Policy as well as on IJS Photocopy and Reproduction Agreement. In addition, reproductions of material from the Institute may not be published in any form including placement on CD-ROM, video disk, publicly accessible storage and retrieval systems, or the Internet without written permission for use by the rights holders.

Some materials may be copied by patrons. The IJS photocopier takes Rutgers copy cards. Copy cards are sold on the first floor of the Dana Library, at the photocopying/scanning room. 

Based on condition, some materials may be copied only by the IJS staff. Please consult with the reference staff before photocopying.

Some materials may not be photocopied, including: fragile, oversized and bound manuscripts. Consult reference personnel for possible alternatives.

Digital cameras are permitted in the Reading Room, but only for use in accordance with the library unit's Copyright and Reproduction Policy. 

Flatbed and other scanning devices are not permitted in the Reading Room, and scanning of materials by patrons in not permitted. Please consult reference personnel regarding alternatives.