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Visitors & Alumni

Information for Visitors & Alumni Directions Parking Visitors are welcome at the Stony Brook University Libraries.  The Stony Brook University Libraries provide access to over 2 million volumes and hundreds of databases. Our open stacks policy allows browsing for all

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The Disability Support Services (DSS) Department provides special equipment and software for students with disabilities in the DSS Resource Room in the Central Reading Room of Melville Library. This room is only for registered DSS students. Users must sign in before obtaining

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Presentation to School of Dental Medicine Administrators

Library Dean, Constantia Constantinou and Head of Health Sciences Library, Ann Gleason gave a presentation to the School of Dental Medicine Administrators at their meeting on July 16, 2015. Dean Constantinou presented the Library’s strategic plan and future directions, and

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Summertime and the Research is Easy

Stony Brook University Libraries know that even in summertime, research can be a priority. That’s why we are highlighting our research services and resources, starting with our excellent Subject & Research Guides. 277 guides on more than 50 subjects await

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Research Loan Program

Stony Brook University Libraries participates in the Research Loan Program through Long Island Library Resources Council (LILRC). This program allows participating libraries to refer users to other libraries to borrow material.  A reference librarian will work with you to determine

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Reserve Request Form

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Electronic Reserve Request Form

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SBU Answers!

This isn’t your grandma’s FAQ.  It isn’t a long, tedious, never-ending list of Q&A.  It’s a search-suggesting, 24/7, dynamic, curated list of real questions answered by real Stony Brook librarians.  When does the library close tonight?  Where can you find

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MUS 520

MUS 520 (“Bibliography and Research Skills”) is a five-week course offered every fall for new students in the Music Department’s Doctoral of Musical Arts program in performance.   This year there are over 20 students in the course.  As Head

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