Academic Catalog

E. J. Shaheen Library

The E.J. Shaheen Library.  The Library is accessible to students and members of the public.  It provides patrons with more than 35,000 print and electronic resources that support the College’s curriculum.  The Library provides areas for quiet and group study.  It also includes an AV Studio to enable students, faculty, and staff to create audio and video productions.  Library staff also provide guidance and instruction on how to use the materials for coursework, independent research, and lifelong learning.

Library patrons have access to computer workstations as well as print, fax, and copy capabilities.  Some electronic devices are available for loan to patrons as well.  

The Library Website provides 24/7 access on and off campus to the library catalog, electronic books, newspaper and periodical databases.  Some specialized periodicals are available from off-campus only to members of the campus community with User ID and password.

Additional resources are available via InterLibrary Loan through the statewide catalog, MeLCat, or internationally through WorldCat.  Library staff can assist patrons in accessing these resources  

The Library is also home to the Glen Oaks Community College Archive, a collection of historical material about the College.  The collection is available for review during library hours.

The E. J. Shaheen Library at the Glen Oaks Community College provides its patrons with print materials, online resources, web page access, guidance and instruction, and other services to support the college curriculum and to promote independent research and lifelong learning.