Books & More

Search Our Library's Catalog:

The catalog lists books, dissertations, scores, microfilm, videos, and other materials owned by our Library. Some books are available as full-text online either through free websites or through our ebook subscriptions.

Search our Ebook Collection

Ebooks on EbscoHost

Ebooks can be read online or downloaded and read on a computer or tablet. Check out our FAQ for more information on ebooks.

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Local Public Libraries - Check your local Long Island public library if you are a student (and library card holder) from either Nassau or Suffolk County. For Suffolk County, there is also access to a Virtual Reference Collection which offers electronic open access to 250 regional, national and international newspapers; subject-specific search engines (valid Suffolk library card required for access), and more. offers a simplified proximity search by zip code. Enter or edit the zip code and it will display in miles the closest library, including other public or academic institutions across the United States.

New York State Libraries
Locate materials from other NY libraries. These can be borrowed either through interlibrary loan, or in some cases, directly at the libraries using the Research Loan Program.

NovelNY is a service available to any New York State resident. Log in using any NY Public Library Card or NYS Driver's License number. Access numerous databases, local national and international newspapers and magazines, a virtual reference collection and much more.

Worldcat via First Search
WorldCat is a library catalog for materials owned by libraries worldwide. For comprehensive research of library collections, search both our catalog and Worldcat. Current Dowling students, faculty, and staff may request materials not owned by our library through interlibrary loan. Use the FT Options at Dowling feature to automatically fill out an interlibrary loan request for you. If you are off-campus and having trouble logging in, try Open WorldCat instead.