Current NU students, faculty, and staff may visit and borrow (subject to restrictions) from Boston Library Consortium (BLC) member libraries, and visit other partner libraries as described below.
Visiting partner libraries
If you are a current student, staff, or faculty member affiliated with Northeastern
To visit, read and use collections at any of the libraries listed below, or any SHARES member library, bring your current, valid Husky ID. Some libraries have restricted access during certain periods such as exams; always call or check before you go.
To borrow from a BLC Library, apply for a BLC Card online or at the Snell Help and Information Desk (process takes 24 hours) and bring the BLC Card and your Husky ID with you to the library you are visiting.
To borrow from New England Conservatory (Northeastern Music Department faculty and students majoring in music only), see additional information.
If you belong to a SHARES member institution you may enter Snell Library with a current valid ID from your home institution. Borrowing privileges are not included.
If you belong to one of the institutions listed below and you wish to enter Snell Library, bring a current valid ID from your home institution. To borrow from our collections, you will also need a current, valid BLC card, available from your home institution library.
List of Partner Libraries
Authorized members of the institutions below may use and borrow materials (subject to restrictions) from one another.
|Boston College||Boston, MA||BLC|
|Boston University||Boston, MA||BLC|
|Brandeis University||Waltham, MA||BLC|
|Hebrew College||Newton, MA||Reciprocal|
Marine Biological Laboratory
& Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
|Woods Hole, MA||BLC|
|New England Conservatory||Boston, MA||Reciprocal|
|State Library of Massachusetts||Boston, MA||BLC|
|Tufts University||Medford, MA||BLC|
|University of Connecticut||Storrs, CT||BLC|
|University of Massachusetts Amherst||Amherst, MA||BLC|
|University of Massachusetts Boston||Boston, MA||BLC|
|University of Massachusetts Dartmouth||Dartmouth, MA||BLC|
|University of Massachusetts Lowell||Lowell, MA||BLC|
|University of Massachusetts Medical Center||Worcester, MA||BLC|
|University of New Hampshire||Durham, NH||BLC|
|University of Rhode Island||Kingston, RI||BLC|
|Wellesley College||Wellesley, MA||BLC|
|Williams College||Williamstown, MA||BLC|