Many library services and resources are already available to students and faculty from the Libraries homepage, library.rider.edu, including:
Online Access to Library Materials
Online databases, journals, and ebooks will continue to be available 24/7 when accessed via library.rider.edu. Please log in with your Rider Key. If you should have trouble accessing a database, please
**Expanded Access to Ebooks, Journals, Videos, and Databases**
- Many databases and publishers are offering temporary free access to thousands of ebooks and journals through the end of May or June to help with the inability to obtain physical items at the library or through Interlibrary Loan. Access to these materials is restricted to Rider University users.
- We are working to seamlessly integrate these temporary resources into our catalog and databases, so you will find them in a regular search. However, this is dependent on vendor access and metadata, which may be beyond our control.
- Current Databases/Publishers activated:
The University Libraries can teach library instruction sessions for online classes. Let a librarian help take the confusion out of the research process for your students.
- If you already have a face-to-face library instruction session scheduled for this semester and would like to move that session to an online format, please contact your Subject Librarian. If you would like to schedule an online library instruction session, please put in a request using our Research Request Instruction Form.
- Only requests for electronic materials will be obtained. Borrowers will be notified by e-mail when the item is received and how to access the requested electronic materials. **Delivery of requested materials may be delayed due to COVID-19.**
Archives & Special Collections
For assistance with archives and special collections at the Talbott Library, please see Remote Services to Students, Faculty, Staff, and Researchers from the Special Collections and Archives Department-Talbott Library, For the Moore Library, please contact Robert Congleton or Julia Telonidis.