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The Library is your gateway to all of STL's databases and services.
Our web address is http://library.newpaltz.edu
A NPCUID or Banner username and password are required to search our databases.
Graduate Studies Guide
Your needs as a graduate student may be different than they were in your undergrad days. You may find yourself needing to:
How can the library help? The purpose of the tabs on this guide is to point you to resources, tools, and services which can make your life easier.
Planning: be sure to understand the fundamental information about your topic/area of research, and to formulate your search terms before formulating a query. A "literature review" is an key part of this process.
Research tools : links to search tools and pages for finding books, articles, journals, e-books, digital media, etc.
Full Text: learn about the multiple ways you are able to access the full text of a cited article or book.
Finishing: information about citation format, along with help from the databases in actually doing the work for you.
Videos and Tutorials: sometimes a video or online tutorial is just the thing to make your life easier.
Library Tech Help: Can't find your print job? Having trouble with Wireless printing? Try this page -
Graduate Student Guide - Feedback
For individual assistance, fill out the Research Consultation Request Form.
You and a librarian can decide on a time to work one-on-one to find information about your topic. Augie is waiting for a librarian to assist him with peer-reviewed articles on the migration habits of Canada Geese