Library News: Updated 3/31

Free Access to New Resources and More
I know the library buildings are closed. Can I still get help online?


We are ready to answer your questions via chat and email. Contact us anytime:

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Use your active Queens College email account to register for free remote access.

Logging in With Your Library Barcode

There are lots of library resources online, but you need your library barcode (found on the back of your QCard ID) for access. Unless you’ve changed it, this number is also your password.

Problems logging in? View our guide to off campus access at or email We can help even if you don’t have your QCard.

Returning Materials
Don’t worry about fines–nothing will be due until we physically reopen. Please don’t travel to campus just to return your items!
The Returns bin outside Rosenthal Library is open if you are here and wish to return your items.
All overdue fees are being waived. Items will automatically be renewed up to 9 times.
If you want to check the status of your account, visit MY ACCOUNT , or just email us at:
Renewing Laptops and other Equipment
All equipment that is currently out can be renewed until the end of the semester by contacting QC_ask_Circ@
Need a Laptop?
Please email to request a laptop.
Interlibrary Loans
All Interlibrary loan items can be returned at the end of the semester without penalty. We are processing interlibrary loan borrowing and lending requests–visit our page to make a request.
Course Content/Reserve Center

Yes, you can still request course reserve materials! Our Course Content Reserve Center can help you provide students easy, online access to course materials, including streaming video. Use the Online Request Forms at the top of our page:

We can help with managing your course, adding new materials, and other questions.

Teaching and Learning Remotely

The full guide to our services and other tools for supporting remote research is available here: