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Transfer Students Welcome Guide: Find Articles and Books


  •  is the libraries' single-box search system. 
  • Use the Rutgers Libraries'  single search box to find materials, including articles, print and e-books, and streaming media..
  • Use to enter keywords or subjects.
  • On the resulting page, use the filters on the left to focus your results by materials type, publication date, language, peer-reviewed, et al.
  • Click advanced search and use filters to search for books by title, author, and subject.
  • Try the  box below!  



Submit Search

Find what you need

QuickSearch gives students and faculty access to print and ebooks across the entire Rutgers system, plus full-text electronic journals. 

Click advanced search and use filters to search for books by title, author, and subject.

Sign in with your Net ID and password for full access (2 clicks).

To limit to books in a specific Rutgers library, use FILTER MY RESULTS on the left-hand side of the screen and filter by LIBRARY (for example, DANA LIBRARY or SMITH LIBRARY).

Use the REQUEST link under FIND IN LIBRARY in the full record to borrow a book from another Rutgers library.

Book not in RU?

Book not in RU system?

1. Go to E-ZBorrow (PALCI) and sign in with your Net ID.

3.  Book not in E-ZBorrow (PALCI)?  Go to UBorrow and sign in with your Net ID.

4.  Book not in UBorrow?  Go to ILLIAD and sign in with your Net ID.  Use the ILL book request.  

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