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Queens: Electronic Resources

The Learning Resource Center is located on the 2nd floor of St. Paul's School of Nursing

Popular Electronic Resources

If you are looking for a particular resource and would like to see it posted here email or

Contact or visit the Learning Resource Center to if you need a user name and password 


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Library Databases

Students and faculty at SPSON-Queens have access to a number of Research Databases through LIRN. For an  access code. email or 

World Health Organization


 Access to documents and publications from WHO the World Health Organization   IRIS Home ( 

How to search the new IRIS Interface  Help (

Library Contact Information

Study room Reservations  



Astrid Emel

Librarian/Learning Resource Manager


Ciarrai Donnelly

Librarian/Evening Library Tech


Phone: 718-357-4559


How to access online journals, magazines, books and other resources




You can access LIRN through Canvas (without needing a username or password)

  1. Log into Canvas
  2. Click on your class
  3. Click on Modules (on left)
  4. Scroll down to "Student Resources" - near the top of the page, above where your Week 1 Assignments begin
  5. Click on "LIRN: Online Library Resources"
  6. Click on the button at the top of the screen that says Load LIRN (in a new window)


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Please contact us using the form on the right if you have any questions. 


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