Materials and Databases

Find and use library materials


Search across multiple databases simultaneously for most of the materials we have access to, as well as items we don't have locally but are requestable for delivery.  

Visit our comprehensive database list

Explore subject-specific resources for more targeted search results, or to find items not in QuickSearch.

Learn how and where to find specific types of materials

Find materials by type, format, or location.

Borrow, request, and return library materials

Who can borrow library materials or request scans, when and where to return materials, and related policies. 

Request materials from other libraries

Use Interlibrary Loan to request items not available at Rutgers. 

Explore Special Collections and University Archives

A rich resource for research on New Jersey and Rutgers history, genealogy, rare books and old maps, photos, and prints.

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