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We Have a New Website
The Bankier Library will be unveiling an updated website on September 7th. To assist with the transition, we will be keeping our old website running concurrently until October 31st. A link to the old website will be provided in the Services for Faculty section of the new site.

Intersession Library Hours
Intersession (Aug 16 – Sept 6)
Mon – Thur: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Monday, Sept. 4 – Labor Day Holiday: Closed
Tuesday, Sept. 5 – Fall Convocation: 11:00am - 5:00pm

Library Subscriptions
Recent additions and changes to the library’s electronic resource collections:
The Wall Street Journal

ebrary ebooks platform has been upgraded to ProQuest Ebook Central

Onesource is now known as D&B Business Browser

Encyclopaedia Britannica expires on 7/31;
Humanities International Complete expires on 8/31;
Biography Reference Bank (Wilson) expires on 8/31

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Spotlight Archive

Archive - 2015

    Library Closed for Winter Break
    The Library will be closed during winter break, from Thursday, December 24th through Sunday, January 3rd. We will reopen on Monday, January 4th, from 8:00am - 7:00pm. Happy Holidays!
    Published: December 18, 2015

    Need help with some last-minute research? The library help desk is the best place to ask for assistance with your research assignments. You can also chat with a librarian online for tips on the best resources for your topic.
    Published: December 10, 2015

    Is studying for finals bringing you down? Take a study break @ the Library on Dec. 8th from 4 to 6pm. Kick back with snacks, warm drinks, games and crafts. On Dec. 10th from 11:45am - 1:15pm, therapy dogs will be back. Stop by the Library to visit our furry friends.
    Published: December 1, 2015

    Bankier Library Research Award
    Writing a research paper for a class this semester? Consider submitting it to the 2015 Bankier Library Research Award Contest for a chance to win cash prizes! Find out more!
    Published: November 23, 2015

    New e-Book Trial Subscriptions from eBrary and EBSCO
    We now have trial access to eBrary Academic Complete and EBSCO Academic Collection. The collections include more than 250,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. The eBrary trial subscription runs until 12/31/15. The EBSCO trial is available from now through 01/15/16.
    Published: November 17, 2015

    New e-Book Trial: EBSCO Academic Collection
    We now have trial access to EBSCO Academic Collection. This collection includes more than 140,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. The trial subscription runs until 01/15/16. Check it out!
    Published: November 12, 2015

    Need help with your research? Do you know a librarian is on hand to chat with you during Reference Services hours? You can even chat with a librarian through our EBSCO databases. The "Ask a Librarian" chat widget appears on the right-hand side of your EBSCO search results page. Get help in real time!
    Published: October 28, 2015

    Working on your degree plan? Need to see what degrees or courses are available at other colleges? Use CollegeSource Online. This database provides access to more than 80,000 digital college catalogs, institution profiles, transcript keys, and other critical resources.
    Published: October 15, 2015

    We are going to start opening the Library at 8 am to accommodate students needing our services before early classes. Starting Tuesday September 29th, our hours for the Fall Semester will be:
    Mon thru Thurs: 8 am – 9 pm; Friday: 8 am – 5 pm; Saturday: 10 am – 4 pm
    Published: September 28, 2015

    OneCard Pay-for-Print
    The Library has moved to the OneCard pay-for-print system. Students will pay for printing and copying using their Brookdale OneCard. Community Members will have to purchase a guest OneCard for their printing and copying needs. Visit the PHIL Station in the library to purchase a guest card or to transfer money into your OneCard.
    Published: September 17, 2015

    Laptop Loan
    Brookdale students can borrow a laptop computer, iPad mini or iPad from Bankier Library for use anywhere on the Lincroft campus. Loan period is four hours. Find out more.
    Published: September 17, 2015

    It's CeLIBration time!
    The Bankier Library will host a "CeLIBration" on Wednesday, September 16, at 11:30am. Stop by for food, prizes and games! An iPad mini will be raffled off at 1pm and you must be present to win!
    Published: September 9, 2015

    Welcome Students!
    The Bankier Library would like to welcome all new and returning students to Brookdale!
    The Bankier Library is more than books. We offer a variety of services to support your work, including "Ask a Librarian", laptop loan, computers, Wi-Fi access, and study spaces. Check out our opening hours. We are always open online, through our databases, ebooks, subject research guides, streaming videos, and other digital collections access. Have a wonderful semester!
    Published: September 3, 2015

    Intersession Library Hours
    Intersession (Aug 16th – Sept 2nd)
    Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm; Sat & Sun: Closed
    Sept 3rd: 8:15am to 9:00pm. Fall Term begins! 2015-2016 New Library Hours
    Published: August 11, 2015

    Need a tutor? The new Tutoring Center provides tutoring services to all students.The Library Commons Assistants work with students individually or in small groups on general topics and specific subjects.
    Published: July 14, 2015

    Published: May 26, 2015

    Intersession / Summer Semester Library Hours
    May 13-15: 8:30am to 5pm; May 16-17: Closed
    Summer (May 18 - Aug 15)
    Mon - Thur: 8:15am to 9pm; Fri - 8:15am to 4:30pm; Sat - 10am to 4pm
    Published: May 7, 2015

    Study Break (May 5th) and Therapy Dogs (May 7th)
    Is studying for finals bringing you down? Take a study break @ the Library on May 5th from 4 to 6pm. Kick back with free massages, snacks, drinks, games and crafts.
    On May 7th from 11:45am to 1:15pm, therapy dogs will be back. Stop by the Library to visit our furry friends.
    Published: May 4, 2015

    Need help with your research papers? If you don’t have time to visit the library, you can use our chat service. Librarians live chat with you no matter where you are during Reference Service hours. Get help in real time!
    Published: April 23, 2015

    OpinionArchives Trial Through May 1st
    From now through May 1st, we will have trial access to OpinionArchives. OpinionArchives Include the full-text of major American opinion magazines from their first issues. Let us know what your think.
    Published: April 7, 2015

    Very Short Introductions
    Very Short Introductions offer concise introductions to a diverse range of subject areas from Climate to Consciousness, Game Theory to Ancient Warfare, Privacy to Islamic History, Economics to Literary Theory. New books are added to this series every month. Find out more!
    Published: March 23, 2015

    Spring Break Library Hours
    Mon - Thur. 3/16 to 3/19: 7:15am - 9:00pm
    Fri. 3/20: 7:15am - 5:00pm; Sat. 3/21:10:00am - 4:00pm
    Regular hours will resume on Monday, March 23.
    Published: March 13, 2015

    Off-Campus Access to E-Resources
    Brookdale students, faculty and staff have off-campus access to Bankier Library’s databases and ebooks. You will need your campus identifications (NetID username and password) to retrieve these resources. Visit this guide for more information.
    Published: March 10, 2015

    Bankier Library Research Award
    Research Award Contest Deadline Extended to March 9 at 5pm! Did you do a great research project in 2014? Submit it to the Bankier Library Research Award Contest to win CASH Prizes! Find out more!
    Published: Feb. 26, 2015

    Laptop Loan
    Brookdale students can borrow a laptop computer, iPad mini or iPad from Bankier Library for use anywhere on the Lincroft campus. Loan period is four (4) hours. Find out more.
    Published: Feb. 9, 2015

    In the new Infobase database platform, "American Women's History" and "U.S. Government" have merged with "American History Online". The database has retained the name American History Online. We will be able to cross-search American History Online with any other Infobase history databases. Click here for an overview of the changes.
    Published: Jan. 28, 2015

    Due to the inclement weather, all Brookdale locations will be closed at 12:30pm today. We will remain closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 27.
    Published: Jan. 26, 2015

    Remember you can always stop by the Bankier Library for research help, to use a computer, or to find a comfortable place to study. We look forward to seeing you all around the library!
    Published: Jan. 21, 2015

    The Library will close Friday, January 16 at 5:00 pm and remain closed until Tuesday, January 20 at 10:30 am.
    Jan. 17-19: Closed;
    Jan. 20: 10:30 am to 5 pm;
    Jan. 21: 7:15 am – 10 pm (Start of Spring Semester)
    Published: Jan. 16, 2015

    Artstor Digital Library
    Do you know this past year Artstor has added nearly 150,000 new images from prestigious collections across a wide array of disciplines? The Artstor Digital Library now provides over 1.8 million digital images for education and scholarship. Check it out!
    Published: Jan. 5, 2015

    Winterim Hours - Jan. 5 to Jan. 16
    Monday to Thursday: 7:15 am to 7 pm
    Friday: 7:15 am to 5 pm
    Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
    Published: Jan. 2, 2015

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