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Remote Learning Updates

Classes at Pratt are moving online. The Libraries have prepared remote learning updates & resources below.

Library Services - Fall 2020

We're adapting and improving services to better meet your research needs during this mostly digital semester.  While more services and resources have moved online, the Libraries will also be providing access to pickup appointments for those seeking to borrow physical materials.

Service Updates

Research Help

Get research help via chat, email, and by appointment! Use the "ask a librarian" chat on the right or schedule an appointment on Zoom!

Schedule an Appointment

Request a Scan

A “Request a PDF Scan” button will let you request a scan of a book chapter or print article, which will be emailed to you within three business days.

Search for books & articles

Contact-free Pickup

We now offer scheduled, contact-free pickup of Books & DVDs at both the Brooklyn and PMC libraries. Appointments for pickup are available 10am-4pm, Monday - Friday. Patrons must adhere to Pratt's campus access procedure. See the pickup process.

Find items for pickup

Equipment Pickup

Audiovisual equipment is available for contact-free pickup and return. The standard borrowing period has been extended to one week. Scheduled appointments for pickup and return are between the hours of 10am - 4pm, Monday - Friday.

Find Equipment for pickup

Special Collections & Archives

Materials held in the libraries’ special collections and archives will be available through scanning, video recordings, and a limited number of scheduled research appointments.

eReserve Support

While health and safety constraints will prevent the in-house circulation of print reserves this fall, we will be providing support via additional scanning services.

eReserve Procedures

Canvas LMS Support

Search for and add library resources directly to your courses within Canvas.

Learn about Canvas integration

Library Instruction

Librarians are available for customized information literacy instruction to support online learning.

Schedule an Instruction Session