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Using the Library During COVID-19: Home

We are excited to welcome you back to the library. Our updated policies and procedures were carefully considered because the safety of students and staff is our top priority.

Circulation

Devices

Chromebooks and laptops will be checked out for 28 days. Two-hour chromebooks are also available for library-use only.

ILL

Interlibrary Loan is operating on a limited basis. We will try to borrow physical books through ILL  when possible. Book requests are subject to the lending library's COVID-19 policy. Journal articles may be available. For ILL questions, please email ill@caldwell.edu.

Study Rooms

There are 3 group study rooms on the 2nd floor of the Library. These study rooms are intended for groups of 3 to 6 people. Advanced reservations are strongly recommended; reservations are prioritized! Rooms can be booked for a maximum of 3 hours per group.

To reserve a study room, click here:

Request a 1-on-1 Consultation with a Librarian

Click here (and log in using your Caldwell ID & PW) to book an appointment and request a 1-on-1 consultation with a librarian.

Library Hours

Fall 2021 HOURS

Monday - Thursday:  8:00am - midnight
Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Sunday: 1pm - 7pm

Library Materials Available Remotely

All of our e-books and databases can be accessed from anywhere, 24/7! Below you will find some resources to get started:

Summon

Search Summon for e-books, articles, and more!

Library Instruction & Workshops

Fall 2021:

We are offering in-person library instruction for the fall semester. Contact your library liaison to schedule a library instruction session!

We will also offer in-person citation workshops during the course of the semester.

Off Campus Access

You don't have to be in the Library to access articles and databases.

The Library's resources can be accessed anytime, anywhere with your NetID and password.

How to Contact IT

Having trouble signing in to use a database?  Here's how you can contact IT from off-campus:

Call: (973) 618-3904

Email: helpdesk@caldwell.edu

 

Staying Connected

Check this page often and follow us on social media for updates:

Instagram: @caldwelluniversitylibrary

Snapchat: culibrary

Facebook: Caldwell University Library / @jenningslibrary

Twitter: @CaldwellULib

Be sure to also check the University's coronavirus update page for more information. You can also follow Caldwell University on social media:

Instagram: @caldwelluniversity

Facebook: Caldwell University / @caldwelluniversity

Twitter: @CaldwellUniv

Caldwell University Writing Center

The Writing Center is still providing services to all students. Sessions will be provided remotely and writing tutors are available for appointments during their regularly scheduled hours.

To schedule an appointment, sign into CougarApps and choose CougarLink. Once in CougarLink choose Tutoring / Writing Center and then New Tutoring / Writing Center Appointment. Once your appointment is approved, the tutor will reach out to you regarding how the remote appointment will proceed (phone, google chat, hangout, etc.)

Students who are having difficulty with CougarApps should reach out to HelpDesk@caldwell.edu. You can also go directly to https://caldwell-insight.symplicity.com/students/ and login with your NetID credentials to access CougarLink.

Please feel free to contact mladany@caldwell.edu with any questions, concerns or suggestions.