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Find Books and Videos
Click on Books/eBooks on the Library Homepage. You can search by Author, Title, or Keyword.
According to Google, they have scanned 10 million books. Most of these books are no longer in print. One million are in the public domain.
Catalog containing over 54 million records, representing the holdings of thousands of libraries. Items found in WorldCat that are not owned by Axinn Library may be requested through Interlibrary Loan.
Alexander Street Press Video Collection
Contains excellent art and design videos.
Films on Demand
Web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos
from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7! Choose from thousands of high-quality educational titles in dozens of subject areas.
A multidisciplinary streaming video database, offering films from the Criterion Collection, Media Education Foundation, and many more.
Relevant Print and Ebooks Owned by Axinn Library
Listed below are items which are available in Axinn Library and which you can access through our online catalog located on the Library homepage. Important to note:
- Some are ebooks while others are print.
- You can download ebooks to any of your devices.
- For the print books, please note that not all of these books are in the circulating collection.
- You will see by the call number that some are held in the Reference Room on the main floor and others in our Special Collections Dept on the ground floor.
- Those books may not be checked out but you may scan for free the pages you need. Our scanner is located in Periodicals Dept. also on the ground floor.
- Books which are marked "Oversize" are held in the stacks and are located to the far right of the floor indicated.
Axinn Library -- Generic Genealogy Resources
Axinn LIbrary Multicultural Sources
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