► The Library Catalog search is the most efficiently way to find books (print & electronic) that Fordham definitively owns.
Looking for ebooks only? Select the "Online Resources" option under the library dropdown limiter before your press Search in the catalog.
► OneSearch aggregates books Fordham owns plus some articles from databases. It also includes bibliographic records for content that Fordham does not own.
► Additional Tips:
To Place a Hold on a book to have it delivered to your desired campus, use the following steps:
1. Search the Library Catalog.
2. When you find a print book you are interested in, look for the Place Hold link under the image of the book:
3. Once you click on Place Hold on the Item Details page of a catalog record, follow the directions listed on the next page to enter your Fordham ID without the preceding A, PIN (changeme), select your campus location, and press Place Hold.
Books should arrive in 1-2 business days. A notification email will be sent to your Fordham email account when the item is available for pickup at your home library. See the Borrowing at Fordham page for more information.
Use the Library Catalog to focus on books that Fordham owns.
Plays & Anthologies
To find individual plays, plays within anthologies, or works by a particular playwright, try the following:
Criticism & Interpretation
To locate criticism or interpretation of the works of specific playwrights in book form:
Find items outside of Fordham with WorldCat / OCLC FirstSearch, a platform searching across the largest network of library collections around the world.
Borrowing books or accessing articles that are not available at any of the Fordham University Libraries requires assistance from Interlibrary Loan.
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