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Library Services - COVID-19 Update: Online Library

Virtual Library

Down-Time

Besides Taking Classes Online, How Are You Spending Your Free Time?
Reading: 9 votes (20%)
Sleeping: 7 votes (15.56%)
Netflix and Chill: 5 votes (11.11%)
Eating All My Quarantine Snacks: 20 votes (44.44%)
Exercising: 4 votes (8.89%)
Total Votes: 45

Quick Video

Here is a quick tutorial on how to navigate to the Vaughn College Library webpage. When signing in from off-campus, please use your firstname.lastname and Vaughn email password.

Library Service Access

We are experiencing a changing and fluid situation with COVID-19.  We will continue to serve the Vaughn College community to the best of our ability at this time.  If you need further assistance, we are available to help.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.  Please continue to be safe.

Status of Library Services:

  • Library computer access is limited (up to 1 hour at a time - depending on availability).
  • Due to COVID-19 concerns, library material may by checked out by making an appointment.  Contact the library first via email (email Curt or Pamela) or call the library directly at 718-429-6600 x194
  • In-person book check-out is available from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Monday to Friday.  Saturday and Sunday hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Any library fines accrued, due to the library closure, will be waived.
  • Interlibrary Loan service is limited.  Please email either Curt Friehs or Pamela Sookralli or submit a "Library Materials Request" for further details.
  • Librarians and staff are available for virtual help.  Please see "Virtual One-on-One Appointments" for further information to set-up a virtual meeting.

Library Materials Request

Virtual One-on-One Appointments

Librarians and staff are available via email and Zoom video conferencing for one-on-one reference assistance.  We are available during the following hours:

Monday to Thursday 9 a.m.  to 7 p.m.

Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

For additional questions, librarians (Curt Friehs, Kris Santos, and Pamela Sookralli) can be reached via email:

Curt.Friehs@vaughn.edu

Kris.Santos@vaughn.edu

Pamela.Sookralli@vaughn.edu

For a virtual reference session, Vaughn College Library Staff are available to help via this link:

https://vaughn.zoom.us/j/3491194505

 

Aviation Week - Free Student Subscriptions

Free Vaughn student subscriptions to Aviation Week are available!  To receive the user name and password, please contact advancement@vaughn.edu.  

 

Suggested Readings from EBRARY

Jim Henson's Storyteller: Giants

by Jim Henson, Jared Cullum, Brandon Dayton, Conor Nolan, and Feifei Ruan

Space, Gender, and the Gaze in Literature and Art

by Ágnes Zsófia Kovács and László B. Sári

The Red Badge of Courage

by Stephen Crane

Drucker's Lost Art of Management

by Joseph A. Maciariello and Karen Linkletter

Click

by George C. Fraser

Zoom

Virtual one-on-one reference assistance is provided via Zoom.

Suggested Audio Book

What Anyone Can Do: How Surrounding Yourself with the Right People Will Drive Change, Opportunity, and Personal Growth
(Audio Book)
by  Leo Bottary

If you are interested in more than the snippet, this audio book is available through our Books 24x7 database. Please click here

 

LibGuide created by Curt Friehs and Pamela Sookralli