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Visits to NJIT Library

Effective on June 28, 2021, until further notice, non-NJIT students and visitors are welcomed for in-person visits to the Van Houten Library and Littman Library. On August 2, as per NJIT guidelines due to increased cases masks are required indoors regardless of vaccination status. View the variables for operational change. The Library staff has the right to deny entrance and service if a patron violates this guideline.

Van Houten Library Services

Fall 2021: full services are now available at the Van Houten Library and Littman Library.

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Information Commons Computer Lab is available with 100+ public computers and 4 printers.

Students have Remote Access to selected public computer labs 24/7 even when the library is closed.

Group Study Rooms are available by Online Reservation when the Van Houten Library is open. 

No eating in the library.

Wear your mask at all times when in the library and keep your distance while visiting the library!

Remote Library Research Options



  • Access to all online content, interlibrary loan, course support, reference, chat, and self-help are available online from our Van Houten library homepage or the Littman Library homepage.



  • Van Houten Library is open for in-person and virtual services. Check the website for updated library hours.
  • Interlibrary Loan is operating for article and book chapter requests that can be filled electronically.  Print books and other physical materials loan services are also available. 
  • Self-Help is available through online FAQs, Research Guides, and Tutorials.
  • Virtual Research Consultation, Reference, and Course Support are all available remotely.  Contact your liaison librarian via email or chat.

Library staff continues to modify operational procedures to support the NJIT community.  Check back regularly for updates.

Useful Apps


CamScanner* (Android, iOS)

See more scanning and productivity apps.



Excel (Android, iOS)
PowerPoint (Android, iOS)
Word (Android, iOS)

* Note: some features require in-app purchases

Visit our Desktop and Mobile Software Apps for more useful applications!

Research & Instruction Librarians

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NJIT Librarians
Live Chat Hours:
* Monday-Thursday, 10am to 7pm
* Friday, 10am to 5pm
* Saturday & Sunday, not available
Phone: 973-596-3210
Text: 973-510-2060

Littman Library

Contact your Littman Library Librarians for support with in-person and virtual services.

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