Occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities.
This guide is a collection of relevant resources for students and faculty in Occupational Therapy discipline.
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) is committed to training osteopathic physicians for a lifetime of learning and practice, based upon the integration of evidence-based knowledge, critical thinking, and the tenets of osteopathic principles and practice.
To meet NYITCOM mission, the overall goal of the library is to provide the most current information in all medically related fields, in the most accessible form, with qualified, well trained, cooperative assistance where needed, in whatever formats are most appropriate.
The NYITCOM at Arkansas State Library maintains three site libraries, small collections of resources for rotating students, throughout the region.
Benjamin L. Hooks Public Library
3030 Poplar Avenue
Contact Collen Hendren.
Contact Janet Stallings.
Please reach out for more info on available items and checkout processes.
Long Island Campus Library Hours: Monday–Friday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Library hours may be modified based on holiday and vacation schedules.
NYITCOM at A-State Library Hours: Monday–Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday: 12 to 6 p.m. Library hours may be modified based on holiday and vacation schedules.
In addition to the NYITCOM Medical Library located in Wilson Hall, students at NYITCOM at A-State will have access to the Arkansas State University Dean B. Ellis Library.
Printing machines are located in the library. Your NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine ID card is your copy card.
Medical students receive a 1,500-credit print allocation for the entire academic year at the beginning of the Fall semester. Non-Medical students, receive 550 print allocation per Fall and Spring semester. Any printing in excess of the allocation will be the responsibility of the students, payable via FLEX funds.
Printing machines are located in the library. The library also maintains printers in the first-floor hallway and fourth-floor cafe. Printing within Wilson Hall is free for Arkansas students.
You also have access to computers and printers via the Arkansas State Dean B. Ellis Library. Students have a $50 printing allocation each Fall and Spring (about 1000 pages). You can find more information HERE.
Do you need an article or a book that's not in NYITCOM Library collection? Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) and we will request the item you want from one of our lending partners. Interlibrary Loan is a free service available for current New York Tech students, faculty, and staff. The ILL service hours are 9:00 am - 9:00 pm, Monday to Friday.
Other options, fill out the ILL form and submit your request.
How long will it take to get the articles I requested via Interlibrary Loan (ILL)?
Can I request an e-book through Interlibrary Loan (ILL)?
Can I request to borrow a textbook from other libraries?
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Most library resources are subject to a variety of restrictions on access and use. When you access resources off campus, you will be prompted to enter your NYIT (@nyit) credentials. ARKTOS Remote Access is limited to current NYIT students, faculty and staff, as required by license agreements with the producers of these resources.
For help with establishing a new "My NYIT" account, or if you have forgotten your "My NYIT" password, click on this HELP link.
Please contact your library if you encounter issues accessing a resource.
When accessing Arkansas State University Library resources, you will be prompted to enter your A-State credentials (@astate.edu).
These are separate from your NYIT credentials.
Please contact your library if you encounter issues accessing a resource