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TYWLS Tech Explorers @ NYIT: Researching Social Issues

Helpful Resources

Use these web resources to explore topics!

Anti-Oppression LibGuide

Need to choose a topic for your project? Interested in social justice?

Check out NYIT Librarian Diana Moronta's awesome Anti-Oppression LibGuide for great resources about social issues.

This guide features resources on the following subjects: anti-racism, anti-Islamaphobia, LGTBQ communities, anti-ableism, feminism, and resources for undocumented and DACA students.

PUBLIC LIBRARY ACCESS:

Novel NY

NovelNY

Access information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from your desktop by logging on to NOVELny—the New York Online Virtual Electronic Library. A wide variety of resources − books, magazines, newspapers, research and reference sources and more are available to New York State residents with NO FEES 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

New York Public Library (NYPL)

As a student in New York City, you have access to NYPL's resources. Becoming a member of NYPL is easy. If the NYIT Library does not have a book you need, try searching the NYPL catalog. Borrowers can place a hold on NYPL books and have the book sent to the closest NYPL library. 

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NYPL Catalog

Closest to Manhattan Campus: New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

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