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Find books and media in the Library on campus.Catalog: Find Books
Find electronic books available full-text online.
Find info from encyclopedias and reference sets, full-text online.
Search for faculty and textbook reserves by course number, ex. BU114, SC245.Catalog: Find Books
Regular Semester Hours
Sunday: 1:00p.m. - 6:00p.m. (Closed holiday weekends)
Monday - Thursday: 8:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.
Friday: 8:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.
Closed Sunday (10/10), Monday (10/11) and Tuesday (10/12)
Open Wednesday (11/24) 8:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Closed Thursday (11/25), Friday (11/26), Saturday (11/27) and Sunday (11/28)
Semester break hours: 8:00p.m. - 3:30p.m.
Closed December 24, 2021, December 31, 2021, and January 17, 2022
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Use Primo to search for books and other items on campus and arrange for pick-up! Log into your library account using your Herkimer credentials, find the items you want and use the request feature. You'll receive an email when items are ready. Contact the library with any questions.
New procedure for using library study rooms:
Now when entering the library and after signing in, if you want to use a study room you must stop at the circulation desk and sign one out. Please have your student ID ready. This is so we can ensure the workspaces are properly sanitized in between each user.
Our Full-Service Library Offers:
- A comfortable environment to study, read, and research
- Equal services to on-campus and on-line students
- More than 60,000 print books
- 120,000 electronic books that can be accessed through an online catalog
- 200 print periodicals subscriptions
- A variety of online reference databases, providing access to thousands of magazines, journals, and reference works
- Online Interlibrary Loan systems: PRIMO or ILLiad for books and articles, and agreements that allow students to borrow materials from other libraries
- Introductions to Library resources through scheduled tours, workshops, courses, and one-on-one instruction. Schedule Today!
- Librarians to assist students most hours the Library is open and provide Research Help and Tips. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff looks forward to helping you with a wide array of topics, such as finding books and articles, taking full advantage of our collections, and properly citing your sources
- Text service for quick Library answers available by texting 315-836-3796