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Search Database Finder for individual research databases, article indexes and full text materials available on the Web and CD-ROM.

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Circulation Loan Policy

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Connect to the Minerva online catalog and log into "My Library Account."

For step-by-step instructions, see How to Renew Your Own Books Using the Minerva Online Catalog

Recall library books >>

Connect to the Minerva online catalog and search for a book.

Click the Holdings link to retrieve the holdings record. In the Options column, click on "Recall this item."

Request delivery of books and articles from any campus library >>

UA Delivery Services

Look up materials available in other libraries >>

Check for the locations of books in other libraries. When you've found what you want, request it by using ILLiad below.

Connect to the catalog of The Center for Research Libraries

Connect to WorldCat, a catalog of library holdings around the world

Order books, journal articles and other materials from other libraries >>

Connect to ILLiad, our interlibrary loan system. Select "First Time User" to set up an account.

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Connect to Minerva, the online catalog, to find out what books you've taken out, or any overdue books, fees or holds on your account. Select "My Library Account" at the top of the screen to access your account information.

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Your SUNYCard is part of your Podium Account. To add money to your account go to: http://www.albany.edu/services/sunycard/.

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NetID's in the University Libraries

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Connect to Electronic Reservers

Learn about services to persons with disabilities >>

Library Services to Persons with Disabilities

Set up a faculty course reserves account >>

Electronic Reserves faculty account request form

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Off-Campus Access to Databases and Online Journals

Technology in the University Libraries

Using EndNote

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