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    This hands-on interactive session is designed to introduce students to methods for accessing Galvin Library’s online publications and best more
  • Open Access at Illinois Tech Video

    Galvin Library has partnered with faculty at Illinois Tech to discuss open access in academic publishing. Watch the video on the library's more
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  • Library Workshops

    The library offers a variety of workshops open to students, faculty, and staff. Check out our calendar of upcoming workshops! 

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    Work on a class project or study with friends in one of our group study rooms.

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    Schedule time with a librarian and receive specialized help with starting or advancing your research.

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    Think it; design it; print it on one of our 3DHD printers in The Exploration Space.

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General Topic Articles

Have a general research topic? Enter it below to search the following databases: Academic Search Complete, Business Source Premier, and Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia.


Books at IIT

Use the IIT Library Catalog to search for books, e-books, and print journals held by IIT libraries. Login to your online account to see items checked out from IIT and I-Share libraries.


Research Guides

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Information on this Website

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Research by Subject

View articles by subject area. Every major area of study at IIT is included with corresponding course prefixes.

Research by Content

Many of our resources have a lot more to offer than just journal articles. We have ebooks, videos, and more.