Menu Category: Find & Borrow

Borrowing from Northeastern Library

Where Can I Get Items? Northeastern University Library has an extensive electronic collection available throughout the global campus network. Library materials can also be checked out at the Circulation Desk in Oakland; the Help & Information Desk in Boston or requested from other partner libraries through Interlibrary Loan. For detailed information about borrowing rules at… 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 »

Course Reserves

Welcome to Course Reserves Course reserves are library materials that faculty request to be set aside for use in certain courses during a particular semester. Course reserves may consist of electronic (online) materials, print (hard copy) materials, or a combination of the two. Print materials on reserve are accessible to students studying in Boston (Snell… Read more »

Database Trials

The Northeastern University Library Is Currently Offering Trial Access to These Resources: Sage Data | North American City Reports | World Cities | South Asia Commons | urbanNext Lexicon | Public Administration Abstracts | Reaxys Sage Data Snell Library is currently offering trial access to Sage Data. Sage Data is a collection of U.S. and international… 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 »

Interlibrary Loan

About Our Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Services Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a free service for current US-based Northeastern faculty, staff, and students. If you need an item that is unavailable at Northeastern Libraries, we will attempt to borrow it or obtain a scan for you from another library. ILLiad is the software that the Northeastern University… Read more »