June 3, 2016
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Text the Library for Answers

News, Announcement

Try Our New SMS Text Feature!

At Adelphi University Libraries, we always work to improve our services and offer you quick and useful information via different media. In an effort to improve the help you can get from us using SMS/text, we have added special keywords that will send you an immediate answer.

You may now text 516.272.4889 any of the following keywords and receive an automatic reply:

  • “hours” – Our current library hours
  • “studios” – Reserve one of our collaboration studios
  • “guides” – Search through our library guides and tutorials
  • “search” – Search for books, videos, articles, and more using OneSearch
  • “reserves” – Learn about and search for course reserves
  • “help” – Get more information about our automated texting system and further help

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 100,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.


For further information, please contact:

Adelphi University Libraries
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