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Virtual Library Services and Support: Home

Van Houten Library Limited Services

Limited Services are available while the Van Houten Library is open during COVID-19.

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Information Commons Computer Lab is available with 48 public computers and 4 printers.

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

Contact-free curbside pickup of physical items is available!

Group Study Rooms are available by Online Reservation when the library is open. There are other study spaces available on campus.

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

No eating in the library.

See the Library Phased Recovery Plan (we are now in Phase 2)

Littman Architecture & Design Library

Contact your Littman Library Librarians for support with virtual service.

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Factchecking websites on Covid-19

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Off-Campus Access Options  




  • Van Houten Library to open with some limitations. Other services remain virtual. Check the website for updated library hours.
  • Curbside pickup of physical items is available from the Van Houten and Littman Libraries.
  • 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 are currently working out procedures to continue to support our community.  Check back 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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Live Chat Hours:
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* Sat & Sun, not available
Phone: 973-596-3210

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