Books & Media

Search our catalog to find books, journals, DVDs, CDs, scores, and more, in the Purchase College Library and libraries worldwide. 
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To renew materials and search for course reserves, senior projects, and theses, use the local catalog. Can’t find something on the shelf? Request a search for a missing book.


Purchase College Library Local Catalog

Use this catalog to renew materials and search for senior projects and theses.

Purchase College IDS Search

Find books and media from Purchase College and libraries worldwide.

SUNYConnect Union Catalog

Search the SUNY Libraries simultaneously.

Manhattanville College Library

Purchase College students may borrow materials from Manhattanville College Library.
Use the QuickSearch to find books in the catalog.

Westchester Library System Catalog

Search within Westchester Public Libraries.

The New York Public Library

This website provides access to the online catalog of the research libraries,
the branch libraries, and to the NYPL’s Digital Library Collection.


WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

WorldCat - First Search

Search the collections of libraries worldwide. Alternative to the web interface for WorldCat.