Hostos Media Literacy Movement– Read, Reflect, Resist!

Take the challenge! Win gift cards! Rap and read your poems! From March 27th- April 3rd visit the A-Atrium and see if you can spot fake news. We’re hosting a satire contest, an imrov day (Wednesday March 29th from 12-2pm) and a Poetry/ Rap slam (Monday April 3rd from 12-2pm). Read our April Fools Week Flyer for details.

Avoid mistakes: Learn to Spot the Fakes! @realAprilFools.

Alert: Systems Update Planned

There is a systems update planned for Saturday February 25th between the hours of 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. During this time library databases will not be available off-campus. Also during this time our CUNY+ catalog will not be available. Instead use OneSearch to find library materials. Other CUNY applications, including CUNYFirst, will also be affected.

CUNY Library Amnesty Program

Return Overdue Books to ANY CUNY Library. Pay NO FINES!

Monday, November 14th through Wednesday, November 23rd.

Items Not Included: Fines Not Forgiven:
  • Reserve Books
  • 3-Day Loan Books
  • Laptops/Notebooks
  • DVDs/Calculators
  • Recall
  • Existing
  • Damaged Books
  • Lost Books

For More Information, contact the Hostos Library Circulation Desk at (718) 518-4214.

How are we doing?

Please take a moment to let us know how we’re doing. Earn 500 Rewards Points for completing our survey. For every 1000 points you earn, you get an entry to win prizes, which will be given away at our annual sweepstakes party (Thursday May 14th @ 3:30 PM—at the GYM). Visit the Rewards Points website- https://edtech.hostos.cuny.edu/rewardpoints/ to see how many points you already have, and for other ways to earn points.

How do YOU know? Thanksgiving Edition.

Our list of library databases is available here. You can search our databases to find articles from newspapers, magazines and academic journals. You can also find videos, poetry, statistics, audio clips, E-Books and so much more. Try the quiz below and see how well you know our databases.

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Student Technology Orientation Workshops

CUNYFirst, Hostos Email, Blackboard! Do you need your username/password to print? How do you log into the wireless network? Can you print from your own laptop? Can you read your Hostos email on your Smartphone? The answer is YES.

Come to a Technology Orientation Workshop and learn about the many technology and information services available to you at Hostos. Workshops are offered throughout the semester:

  • Tuesdays 12:30-1:30 in Room B-505
  • Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 in Room B-507

Register here- http://edtech.hostos.cuny.edu/Workshops/Home/Server?serverId=20 or just come as a walk-in.