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NYU Alumni are granted one visit to Bobst Library, per year, upon presentation of a NYU Alumni card and photo ID. For extended on-site access, alumni may join the Friends of Bobst Library program at a reduced rate.

Alumni E-Library

NYU Libraries and NYU’s Class of 2006 have provided all alumni with free, off-site access to the following resources, which can be accessed via the NYU Alumni E-Library page.

Annual Reviews

Offering comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists since 1932.

Business Source Alumni Edition

Covers management, economics, finance, accounting, and international business from 1886 to present.


Interdisciplinary content to support scholarship and teaching.

Law Journal Library (HeinOnline)

Contains more than 2,300 law and law-related periodicals. Coverage is from the first issue published for all periodicals and goes through the most-currently published issues allowed based on contracts with publishers. Search by article title, author, subject, state or country published, full text, and narrow by date.

Project MUSE

Full-text versions of scholarly journals and book-length scholarship in the humanities, arts, and social sciences from many of university presses and scholarly societies.

ProQuest ABI/INFORM Complete

Full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key newspapers such as The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data.

ProQuest Health Management

Resources in the field of health administration, including journals and dissertations.

ProQuest Newspapers

The indexing covers not only complete bibliographic information but also companies, people, products, etc.

ProQuest Research Library

Access to more than 4,000 periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases.


Online research management, writing, and collaboration tool designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store, and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

  • Current users of RefWorks who graduate will be able to maintain their current RefWorks content but should update their account information. Login to your account, go to Tools > Update User Info and select Alumni User.

  • New users can create an account by clicking “Sign Up for a New Account” on the login page.

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

This HeinOnline collection brings together a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery.

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