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İbrahim Bodur Library: Home

"If I have one wish for the present and future students of Robert College. Enjoy your time in the school, go and visit the library often. Don’t just see it as a place to study but a place to explore, discover and learn. Never forget that great minds are those who never stop learning.” İbrahim Bodur RC'50

Contact the Library


Reference Desk: (212) 359-2481

Circulation Desk: (212) 359- 2446


Monday – Thursday  07:30-21:00

Friday 07:30 - 17:00

Saturday - 9:30-17:00

Alumni may use the library between 15:30 and 17:45, Monday-Thursday and Saturday. 

How to Access Your Library Account

Each member of the Robert College community has their own space on the Library catalog of resources, where you can:

  • search for library material including webpages, ebooks and magazines,
  • place a hold on a book that is out so that we notify you when it is returned,
  • suggest titles for the library to purchase,
  • create lists of books 
  • and see what you currently have out and what you have borrowed in the past.

To do this you must login to your account by clicking on the login icon on the top right-hand corner of the library catalog main page.  Your username is the first part of your Robert College email address. The password is your email password. 

To get started please click here to reach the catalog. If you have any problems please contact the library at

Library Catalog Search / Katalog Tarama

Type in your search term and click on keyword.  If you know the author or title click on those icons. 


Search TitlesSearch AuthorsSearch SubjectsSearch KeywordsSearch Series

Advanced Search

Library App

Use the Destiny Discover App to search for books in Ibrahim Bodur Robert College Library - anytime, anywhere - with your mobile device (smart phone and tablet - ios and android). 

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Download the app from your app store.    

Find our library by scrolling through locations for "Other Countries" than type in "Robert    College" to search for our school. 

Tick the box "Remember me on this device" and  click "Log in"  and enter your username and password   

If you have any questions, contact your librarian at


Reading Digital Magazines

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Do you want to read magazines on your computer or digital device? 


For Mobile Devices and App

Using this method you can download issues to your mobile device.

1.  Open this link while in school using the school's VPN on your mobile phone. In the top right corner click “sign in" and then choose sign in with Google.  Use your RC Google Drive email and password.

2. From your mobile device App Store download the Flipster app to your phone.

3. From the link search for a magazine and when you find it, click read this issue.  When it opens, go to the left hand corner and click on the lines icon. From here click "open in app”.

4. You can go directly to articles from the table of contents by tapping the item or browse the magazine by swiping.

On Computers

Using this method you can read and print pages from current and back issues but you cannot download.

1. Open this link while in school.  In the top right corner click “sign in" and then choose sign in with Google.  Use your RC Google Drive email and password.