7 Things You Should Know About NYIT Medical Library

Hours: The library is open 110 hours per week, including:

  • Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 12 a.m.
  • Saturday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Check for additional hours before final exams and special holiday schedules.

Databases & eBooks: The library has subscriptions to many of the required and popular textbooks and journals including the following: ClinicalKey, AccessMedicine, Ovid, Thieme Ebook Collection, LWW HealthLibrary and CINAHL.

Textbooks: The library keeps reserve copies of many of the textbooks used in courses. Students can request these books at the Circulation Desk and they can be used in the library for 3 hours at a time. If we currently do not have a book, request it.

Technology: The library has 40 laptop computers for student use. These can be borrowed for 3 hrs at a time. The library also lends headphones and chargers.

Point of Care Medical Resources: The library has subscriptions to UpToDate and Dynamed. Both can be used remotely when off-campus, for access during clinical clerkships.

Interlibrary Loan: Interlibrary loans can be requested 24/7 by emailing comlibr1@nyit.edu. Turnaround time for receiving the requested article is generally 1-2 days. To avoid delays, always check Bearcat, the NYIT Library Catalog to see if we own the item prior to submitting ILL requests.

Contact Us

If you need any assistance at all, feel free to contact a librarian in person, via email at askalibrarian@nyit.edu, or call us at 516.686.3743. Subject specialists are also available for one-on-one research appointments.

A great way to stay connected to the library on mobile, download our contact card and add NYIT Medical Library to your address book.