New Staff: Welcome to PUL

A guide to welcome new staff at Princeton University to the Princeton University Library

New Staff Checklist

Welcome to Princeton! The checklist below will help you get started with library resources. 

  1. Contact your Subject Specialist to explore discipline-specific resources and request a library tour.

  2. Explore our Special Collections.

  3. Use the Ask Us service to reach library staff by chat or email.

  4. Review options for remote access.

  5. Browse library holdings via our catalog including recent acquisitions, ebooks and digital content. Log in to your library account to renew books. Many collections are accessible online.

  6. Log in to your Article Express account to request email delivery of journal articles and book excerpts.

  7. Install Anywhere Access or LibKey Nomad on your favorite browsers to find articles in full-text.

  8. Install Zotero or another citation manager to organize research, format citations and create bibliographies.

  9. Create or connect your ORCiD ID using your Princeton email address to maintain authorship of your research.

  10. Subscribe to our library newsletter.