All the information about the library and access to many of the library’s resources are available from our website: www.nyit.edu/library.
2. eBooks & Databases
The library has over 20,000 e-books, over 200 online databases providing access to over 52,000 full-text electronic journals.
3. Printing & Photocopying
The first 500 pages of printing and/or photocopying are free per semester.
All you need is your NYIT username and password in order to access any of the library’s electronic resources, all available remotely, 24/7.
The library is open 90 hours per week, including 10 to 7 on Saturdays and 1 to 7 on Sundays. Check the library website for additional hours before final exams and special holiday schedules.
When you visit the library make sure you bring your NYIT ID card. You need your ID card to check out materials. Books can be checked out for 2 weeks and can be renewed for an additional 2 weeks. In addition, we lend headphones, calculators, laptops and iPads.
The Manhattan Library has 40 desktop PCs for student use. In addition, the entire library is covered by a wireless network and students can bring their own laptops or borrow laptops for use in the library.
The library also keeps reserve copies of many of the textbooks used in specific classes. Students can request these reserve books at the circulation desk and they can be used in the library for 3 hours at a time. The library will also consider purchasing textbooks to add to our collection, so if we currently do not have a book, request it.
9. Group Study Rooms
The Library has 3 group study rooms available for patron use. Rooms can be reserved at the library website. All group study rooms have white boards and the library lends Expo markers and erasers. Two are equipped with Mediascape collaborative technology.
10. Contact Us
If you need any assistance at all, feel free to contact a Librarian in person on the second floor, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or on our website using the “Ask- A-Librarian” service, or via phone at212.261.1526.