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Welcome to the Monroe College Libraries.

Call, email, or chat with us! Or use the Research Guides for help with searching the Databases, finding Journal Articles, and using APA Format.
The Bronx Library Center is a great place to study, take free classes, and find additional research sources.

Featured Research Guides

Try our newest Research Guides! 


New! buttonEN-111 Resources 

This Research Guide provides presentations, sample essays, and APA 7 paper templates for the essays you're most likely to be assigned in EN-111: College Writing and Critical Analysis. We'll be adding more content as the semester progresses, so please let us know if there's anything you'd like to see added to this resource. Email us with questions or feedback.


 

EN-121 Resources

Do you need help with your research project for Analytical Thinking, Writing & Research? Resources to help you through the process can be found in our new research guide. Take a look!


Newly Updated Page
 

Business Case Studies

Many courses in Business Management, Marketing, and Hospitality require the use of Business Case Studies. If you're taking one of these classes (for example: MG-201, MG-330, HP-305, HP-310 or MK-205), take a look at our newly updated Research Guide on Business Case Studies.



Making Presentations

If you have a PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation due for your Final Project, take a look at our Making Presentations page. You'll find videos on successful presentation practices as well as videos and articles with tips for formatting your slides.

Where to Look for Topic Ideas

Need some ideas for an essay topic? 

Girl Having Thoughts

 

 

 

 

 

 

Looking for an issue to write or speak about? 

Read your assignment carefully for details of required or suggested topics.


Current Events

Context-oriented Websites and Databases:


Topics in your life

What issues are directly affecting you right now?

National Institutes of Health (for health and medical topics, e.g.: diabetes, heart health, COVID, fitness, healthy eating, etc.)

APA’s Psychology Topics (for mental health issues, e.g.: stress, personality, depression, anxiety, etc.)

 

Library Moving Announcement

   The Monroe College Library is moving to a new space!

Virtual Library services will be offered on a limited basis as we prepare to move to our new location. Please email the librarian with your research and/or APA questions, or to request a Virtual Reference appointment.

We can help you: 

  • conduct research,
  • find sources (academic and scholarly journal articlesprimary sources, etc.), and
  • organize your papers in APA format.

Contact the Virtual Library

SPRING 2022 SEMESTER  
VIRTUAL LIBRARY ASSISTANCE

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Click here to be connected with a Librarian via Blackboard. 


We will be standing by to assist you during the following hours:

CONTACT the Monroe College Library:

PHONE: 646-393-8333

EMAIL: library@monroecollege.edu

For the Graduate Research Center ONLY: Please use the Virtual Calendar App to schedule an appointment.
You may also email: kgs_researchcenter@monroecollege.edu or Call: 646-393-8222 or 914-740-6714 for appointments with individual tutors.

Undergraduate Virtual Academic Support Directory

On-Site Tutoring

Great Places to Start Your Research

Credo Reference

Background information to start your research. If you need an article from an encyclopedia, or a broad introduction to help break down a general topic area, Credo is your starting point. 


For off-campus access to these and all Monroe College Library databases, log in through
My Monroe > Library Resources > Databases

 

General OneFile Topic Finder

Topic Finder breaks down ideas visually. Tiles arranged by size help you find new topics or keywords and discover new connections found in the top results.They are similar to MindMaps you might create when brainstorming a topic.


For off-campus access to these and all Monroe College Library databases, log in through
My Monroe > Library Resources > Databases

 

ProQuest Research Library  Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.

ProQuest Research Library

Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.


For off-campus access to these and all Monroe College Library databases, log in through
My Monroe > Library Resources > Databases

Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

This database provides information and opinions on hundreds of current social issues with continuously updated viewpoints and topic overviews. If you need a pro/con statement in favor of or against a particular social or political issue, you'll find both sides of many problems represented here.


For off-campus access to these and all Monroe College Library databases, log in through
My Monroe > Library Resources > Databases

Graduate Academic Support Directory and Lab Hours

The King Graduate School academic support team provides virtual assistance to graduate-level students via real-time, online sessions and e-mail feedback.

To schedule an appointment with a tutor, please:

► use the Virtual Calendar App 
Emailkgs_researchcenter@monroecollege.edu 
Call - 646-393-8222