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Snell Library Renovation

Current Status 4th FLOOR As of November 13, 2023, renovations to the fourth floor of Snell Library are now complete and the level is open to the Northeastern community! This floor features: reservable group and individual study rooms a large glass-walled silent study space individual soundproof pods for phone or video calls improved acoustic dampening … Read more »

Digital Repository

Northeastern University Library’s Digital Repository Service (DRS) is a digital archive for storing and sharing scholarly, administrative, and archival materials on behalf of the Northeastern University community. Why the Digital Repository Service (DRS)? Preservation: Secure storage of your scholarship, research, or records Easy access: Post your work easily. Quickly find, use, and cite others’ work… Read more »

Online Research for Alumni

The library is pleased to provide the following online resources for Northeastern alumni. This list is determined by our vendor licenses and is subject to change. Legal agreements for our electronic resources restrict their use to educational purposes only. Online Resources ACLS Humanities Ebooks (American Council of Learned Societies) Full-text, fully searchable, scholarly books in… Read more »


Welcome, Northeastern Alumni! Online Access Alumni can access selected library resources with a Northeastern alumni account. If you graduated in 2013 or after Your login and password for the library remain the same as your student account. Please submit this form for continued access. If you graduated before 2013 To retrieve your username and password,… Read more »

Contact Us

Help Using the Library Call us: (617) 373-2356 (Boston) (510) 430-2196 (Oakland) Online chat is available 24/7 Email a librarian using a webform (expect a response within 1 business day) Report a Problem Report a technical problem, with broken library links, login and online access problems. Report security violations or inappropriate behavior to library staff…. Read more »


Collections & Information Access Overview Our collections and licensed content support the teaching curriculum and major research needs of the university community, with a special emphasis on use-inspired, interdisciplinary research that focuses on discovering solutions to global challenges in health, security, and sustainability.  This is in accordance with Northeastern’s mission. We seek to provide rapid… Read more »

Library Terms

Library research has a specialized vocabulary that can be unfamiliar. This page includes a selection of library or research terms and their definitions. Suggest a Library Term Abstract A summary of a research article that appears at the beginning of the document. Reading the abstract may help you decide if you want to read the… Read more »