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Library

Manhattanville University Library

A home away from home for our students.

With many ways to access resources, the library provides each student with ample opportunities to study, find readings, and broaden the mind. Whatever your major, we’ve got you covered, with subject librarians available in person or online. Every library staff member is here to help students achieve academic success. Whether you prefer quiet study, group collaboration, attending informative events, or meeting up with friends in the Café, the library has the right space.

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Study in a Quiet Space

 

 

Nada Halloway, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English, Chair of the Division of Languages

Attend Lectures and Events

Attend special events offerings including our Faculty Lectures and Midday Music in the Café series.

 

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Get additional assistance at The Learning Commons which is conveniently located within the library building:

 

 

At the Library

 
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Services

The Manhattanville University Library is the intellectual and social center of Manhattanville, offering impressive collections and outstanding services to suit each user’s needs.

  • Find the perfect sources for your research topics.
  • Check out our online Library Guides to get right to the information you need.  
  • Come in and use the computers, printers, scanners, and copiers or log-in from anywhere with off-campus access.  
  • Found something you need that we don't have? No problem. Most materials can be requested through our convenient Interlibrary Loan service. 
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Collections

For your research needs, the library provides a large and diverse physical collection with nearly a quarter million books, journals, and magazines at your fingertips and many more digitally delivered through the library web site. 

Rare, unique, or historically significant items are housed within Special Collections, including rare books, digital collections, and the College Archives, which preserves documents related to the history of Manhattanville from 1841 to the present.

Manhattanville Timeline

The History of Reid Castle and Campus Buildings

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Collections by the Numbers

 

206,000+

CIRCULATING AND NON-CIRCULATING BOOKS IN PRINT

138,300+

ELECTRONIC BOOKS

66,000+

ELECTRONIC AND PRINT NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES, AND JOURNALS

16,100+

STREAMING FILMS

3,400+

VIDEOS AND DVDS

100+

DATABASES

Upcoming Events

May
28

Transfer Instant Decision Day

10:00 AM
Reid Castle
May
28

Campus tours

11:00 AM
Reid Castle
Jun
03

Campus Tours

11:00 AM
Reid Castle

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