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CCNY Libraries Coronavirus Response

Service Updates as of April 6, 2020

Library plans and policies may change as new COVID-19 facts and recommendations emerge. We will keep you updated, and do our best to meet your information needs while ensuring safety during this unprecedented crisis.

Library Hours

  • AS OF MARCH 19, 2020, ALL CCNY LIBRARIES ARE CLOSED FOR IN-PERSON VISITS.
  • Many library services--research help, articles, ebooks, and more--are available online. Get online help with library resources here.
  • As of March 23, the Tech Center is also closed. At this time there is no on-campus resource available for computer use or printing.
  • If you need a laptop, you can request one via online application, phone, or email

Catalog and Database Access

Librarian Help

Library Information Sessions

  • Librarians are prepared to teach previously scheduled Information Literacy sessions remotely via BlackBoard Collaborate, Webex, or Zoom.
  • Professors are advised to coordinate preferred platforms with the assigned Library instructor.
  • The GC’s Teaching and Learning Center has created a site for instructors called Considerations for Instructional Continuity which is not library-specific but is a helpful tool.

Increased Book Renewals and Overdue Fines are Suspended

  • Loans are being automatically renewed for regular loan items.
  • Fines are being waived during this crisis.
  • If you have other questions, you can reach Circulation at circdesk@ccny.cuny.edu or tpickens@ccny.cuny.edu Alternatively, you can leave a message at (212) 650-7155 and a library staff member will return your call.
  • For barcode questions or activation, please contact tpickens@ccny.cuny.edu

Reserves

Interlibrary Loan

  • We are currently not offering ILL service.
  • For other questions, you can reach the ILL Office at ill@ccny.cuny.edu or (212) 650-7616.