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Distance Learner FAQ -- Marist Library Resources for Distance Students: Home


This guide provides an overview of the services and resources offered to distance students by the James A. Cannavino Library.

For assistance with your research or library resources:

Call the Library Reference Desk (845-575-3292) or contact the library through email by filling out the Ask-A-Librarian form.  A librarian will help you learn to use the tools and resources necessary to help you complete your assignments.


Library Resources and Services for Online and Distance Students

Using Library Databases from Home

Off-Campus Access to Library Databases

Use your Marist Computing Account to access Library databases from off-campus.  The Help Desk will provide support with any problems you have with the Marist Computing Account.  Call the Library with questions about searching and accessing resources within those databases.

The Library at a Glance

Print Books  195,000
E-Books  131,000
E-Journals    75,000
 DVD and VHS videos     2,500
Online Videos    11,000
Online Databases        200
Self-study language courses          60
Art Images 1.6 million