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Distance Learning Support: Further Support from Public Libraries

To support the transition to online courses, the SVA Library presents the following guide outlining the collections, services, and support available remotely to students, faculty, and staff.


While NYC area public libraries are now closed until March 31st or later, they do provide access to a range of remote resources. A library card is required to access many of these resources.

How to apply for New York City Area library card online. 

New York Public Library

Information on closures

Information on remote resources

Brooklyn Public Library

Information on closures and remote resources

Queens Public Library

Information on closures

Research Databases

Guide to  Digital Resources