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Travel, Tourism & Hospitality Research Guide: Library Essentials

Guide for all students doing research in our TT&H program as well as course specific research information when instructors request it.

The Library, like classes, is now completely online. Read more about our services.

The LaGuardia Library has transitioned to fully remote services due to the rapidly evolving coronavirus threat. We’re prepared to help students, faculty, and staff get the full Library experience without having to come to campus during this challenging global event.

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Email: refhelp@lagcc.cuny.edu

Chat with a Librarian

 

Chat Hours:

Mondays - Fridays from 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Saturdays from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sundays from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

 

Citation Clinics

 

As the end of the semester approaches we are expanding hours of our chat service to support students with their citation questions and needs. Library faculty will be available beyond our regular operating schedule for drop-in help with citation and research between the following times:

 

  • Wednesday, June 3: 7am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Thursday, June 4: 7am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Friday, June 5: 7am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Saturday, June 6: 9am-10am, 4pm-6pm & 7pm-10pm
  • Sunday, June 7: 4pm-6pm & 8pm-10pm
  • Monday, June 8: 7am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Tuesday, June 9: 7am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Wednesday, June 10: 6am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Thursday, June 11: 6am-8am & 9pm-11pm
  • Friday, June 12: 7am-8am & 9pm-11pm

 

PLEASE NOTE: The situation is evolving rapidly and it may be that our availability will change without notice.

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Library Resources and Services

Online Research Help Connect to reference librarians by email or chat to get help with research assignments.
My Library Account Renew books you have checked out.
Research Guides by Subject A collection of 80 guides (and growing), each of which details specific books, databases, and online resources you can use for your research assignments right away. 
Directory of Library Service Units, Faculty, & Staff The Library Media Resources Center and the Library Department are here to help you! Feel free to email us.
Book Loans and Fines

If you have books already checked out, please note these accommodations for the Library closure:

  • All CUNY libraries now allow at least 9 renewals of regular loan books.
  • All regular loan and semester loan items renew automatically.
  • Overdue fines are eliminated for all regular loan items across CUNY. Additionally, LaGuardia will waive all other fines that accrue during this time and is working with the CUNY Central Office to prevent as many fines as is technically possible.

Library Tutorials & Handouts

View video tutorials on various aspects of the research process, how to search particular databases, and other topics.

Find handouts on APA citation style, how to find a book by its call number, and more.

Help Beyond the Library

Library Media Resources Center
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Avenue, room E101
Long Island City, NY 11101
Email the Library