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New Faculty Orientation

Library information helpful to new faculty.


The Director of Library Services with input from librarians monitors use of the library's periodicals collection, replacing low and non-used items with titles that satisfy the changing needs of faculty and students. Access to online and print indexes to periodical literature makes it possible for library personnel to locate and acquire information through the use of interlibrary borrowing and document delivery services.

The DiPietro Library’s paper periodical holdings are searchable by title and subject via the Library’s catalog. You can search for titles available electronically on our website through the Journal Finder link (, which is the first link listed under Quick Links on the library’s homepage. Various electronic and paper periodical indexes are available. EBSCOhost databases notes which titles are available in the DiPietro Library printed periodicals collection.


The library also subscribes to the periodicals outside of databases.  Some popular ones are: