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Please Note: many of the in-person services below are unavailable while the Library is closed

Library Services

  • Course Reserves
    Locate textbooks and course materials on reserve at the library. You can continue use this form to request required textbooks in e-format, as available. 
  • Library Computing Services
    Information about computer, printing, and wireless services at the library.
  • Photocopying and Scanning
    Information about making photocopies and scanning documents at the library.
  • Group Study Rooms
    Information about reserving group study rooms at the library.
  • Laptop Loan Service
    Information about borrowing a laptop for use in the library.
  • CSI Library Guidelines for the Submission of a Capstone Project
    Guidelines for submitting a Capstone Research Project to the library.
  • CSI Graduate Thesis Guide
    Guidelines for submitting a Master’s thesis to the library.
  • Off-Campus Access
    Instructions for accessing the library’s electronic resources from off-campus.
  • Services for Persons with Disabilities
    The CSI Library is committed to providing equal access to all library materials, programs, and services by all its patrons, including those with disabilities. Learn about our assistive services and technology for persons with disabilities.
  • My Account
    Manage your library account and renew books online through One Search.
  • Interlibrary Loan
    Request to borrow books and other materials not available from CUNY Libraries.
  • Code of Conduct
    Some behavior and activity limits the Library’s ability to offer services. To ensure that everyone is able to use library resources and services effectively, patrons and visitors are expected to follow these policies when using the CSI Library.
  • Materials Request Form
    Request that the library purchase books, journals, and audio-visual materials for our collection. You can use this form to request that the library purchase a variety of materials for the library's collections. 
  • Research Consultations  The Library offers a consultation service open to CSI faculty, staff, or students who need assistance with in-depth research questions. Please use this sign up form to schedule a one-on-one appointment with the liaison librarian for your subject area.

College Services

  • CUNYfirst MyInfo
    CUNYfirst MyInfo provides students an alternative to CUNYfirst for looking up essential student data such as class schedule, class textbooks and financial aid summary.
  • CUNY Technology Services
    List of applications and services are provided to students across The City University of New York.
  • CUNY Virtual Desktop
    CUNY virtual desktop provides remote access to select software applications over the Internet, including SPSS, SAS, Matlab, Mathematica and Maplesoft.
  • Blackboard
    Access Blackboard directly (opens a login prompt.)
  • CSI Student Email
    Information about accessing and using your student email account.
  • DolphinCard
    Information about getting a CSI ID card, purchasing meal plans or adding money to your card.
  • Student Technology Helpdesk
    Find information regarding technology services at CSI.
  • Student Technology Training Center
    The Technology Training Center is where students can obtain training on CSI-supported technologies. The Center conducts workshops and offers a training library of the current training being offered.
  • Computer Labs
    Find the locations and hours of campus computer labs, software installed in labs, and login procedures.
  • Office of Academic Support
    Provides tutoring, study centers, immersion programs and pre-test preparation.
  • Writing Center
    The Writing Center, under the direction of the English Department, assists students in improving reading and writing skills in all subject areas.
  • CLUE/New Student Orientation
    Information about CLUE credit events and the New Student Orientation program. Find CLUE events happening throughout the semester that help you fulfill your CLUE requirement.
  • Student Advising
    Academic Advising offers guidance in major and minor declaration, and can assist in pre-application preparation for special programs.  CAAS assists all students with general education requirements, academic standing concerns, GPA calculations, en route Associate's degree applications, financial aid course compliance issues (TAP and TITLE IV appeals), DegreeWorks, and general academic advisement and course selection.
  • Student Employment Opportunities
    Find student employment opportunities on and off campus.
  • CSI Bookstore
    Find and purchase textbooks for your courses from the CSI Bookstore.
  • Center for Career and Professional Development
    The Center offers a full range of career planning and skill development programs to assist students in achieving their career goals.