Step-by-step examples of how to use the Library Catalog.
Using the library can be overwhelming. There are an abundance of print and online sources available. If you need general reference assistance, please call the Reference Desk in Cohen Library at 212-650-7612 or utilize the Ask-a-Librarian service.
|Proxy Service for CCNY Faculty, Staff and Students|
Proxy service enables library users to access commercially licensed electronic resources when connecting to the web from off campus (home or on the road). It applies to those resources that have been licensed for CCNY users only, such as ScienceDirect or Avery Index. It also applies to those resources licensed for all of CUNY, such as Lexis-Nexis or Academic Search Complete.
Qualifying for a proxy account:
Registering for a proxy account:
(Remember, you do not need proxy access from computers on the CCNY campus.)
If you have any questions regarding the service please click 'Ask a Librarian'.
Logging in to your account:
When you click on a database from off campus, you will see the login screen pictured below. Put in your email username and password.