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Free Access Resources & Online Library Help

This guide includes a list of resources to benefit faculty and students during the current pandemic resulting in the closures of many libraries.

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ILL Services Update

SBU Libraries' staff are filling as many Interlibrary Loan requests as they are able to. However, with many libraries still closed or facing limited staff and hours across the nation, your request may or may not be filled.

Some MOBIUS and Prospector items may not be requestable at this time.

You can request articles online via ArticleReach. To find out how, click here:

There are several free resources listed on this guide that may offer temporary access to an item you are looking for. Feel free to check there!

We will update this page when Interlibrary Loan services return to normal and they are fully available once again.

Research Questions

What resources are available for my research?

  • SearchEverything

    • The main search box on the library website homepage; it searches most of our databases, books, ebooks, and more in one spot!

  • Databases

    • A list of the research databases available to you for research. This list can be sorted by subject area at the top of the page so you know exactly what databases to look at.
  • NEW Resources tab on this guide

    • This page has resources that are temporarily available to you during the current health crisis.
  • Research Guides

    • Look for your course or discipline guide for additional resource suggestions.