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Transfer Students Welcome Guide: Welcome!

COVID-19 Library Updates

  Welcome to Rutgers University-Newark !  We're so glad that you're here.

The Dana Library is open for individual study and computer lab use.  You must have your Rutgers ID to enter.  It is essential that students wear a mask over both nose and mouth while working in the library.

Click here to check on opening hours for other RU libraries.

Physical books can be borrowed with the libraries' Click and Collect service.  
The libraries' Interlibrary Loan staff are also working to fulfill article and book loan requests for materials coming from other librariesClick here to learn about Interlibrary Loan, EZBorrow, and UBorrow.

Your librarians teach course-specific classes, offer workshops, provide one-on-one consultations with students and faculty. 
We work with all members of the Rutgers community, and we look forward to working with you!

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All About Services for Students 

Reference and Instruction Librarian

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Naomi Gold
Liaison to the RU-N Writing Program, Office of Transfer Students, Psychology, Sociology
The John Cotton Dana Library

Roberta Tipton

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Roberta Tipton
Roberta L. Tipton
Business Librarian
Public Administration Librarian
Interim Nursing Librarian
The John Cotton Dana Library

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