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Northeastern Library provides equal access and services to the Northeastern community. Building Accessibility Library locations in Boston (Snell Library) and Oakland (F. W. Olin Library)are wheelchair-accessible from the front entrance. Elevators, restrooms and water fountains are all accessible. In-Person Borrowing Help Proxy borrowing service allows you to choose another person as your “proxy” who can… Read more »

Adds-ons & Plugins

Add-Ons & Plugins For expanded full-text access to library resources NU Login Bookmarklet The Login Bookmarklet lets you reload a web page through the Northeastern Library’s authentication server. If the article, website or database you’re viewing is one that the library subscribes to, and you’re not on the Northeastern wifi network, the bookmarklet will give… Read more »


Welcome, Northeastern Alumni! In-Person Access Note: Due to ongoing construction, alumni access to Snell Library is temporarily suspended. Thank you for your patience, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Learn more about renovations at Snell Library Renovation. How to Get a Northeastern University (NU) Alumni Identification Card NU Alumni Husky ID cards… Read more »

Ask A Librarian

Library help is available to all members of the Northeastern University community, including alumni and library users at Northeastern’s global campuses. We are happy to answer questions from members of the public. Please note that access to some of our facilities, collections, and services may be limited to Northeastern affiliates only. Connect With a Librarian… Read more »

Digital Scholarship

What Is the Digital Scholarship Group? The Digital Scholarship Group (DSG) is part of Northeastern University Library’s digital scholarship services. DSG supports digital modes of research, publication, and collaboration at Northeastern. DSG staff provide expertise, infrastructure, and strategic guidance for researchers and projects, including: Digital humanities Digital archives and exhibit-building Support for digital tools and… Read more »

Faculty & Staff

Teaching & Learning Contact your subject librarian about collections and services in your discipline. Put course readings on reserve for short-term loan. Reserves can be library-owned or personal copies of books, videos, or other resources. Get support for evaluating and selecting affordable course materials, including information on using the library’s e-journal and e-book content as… Read more »

Graduate Student

Explore Our Collections Search our catalog plus journal articles and more with Scholar OneSearch. Find e-journals. Access a complete A-Z list of Northeastern Library’s research databases. Find information about your borrowing privileges. Access your library account to renew borrowed items. Recommend a book or other material for purchase. Visit the unique digital and physical collections… Read more »

Grant Writing

Grant-Funded Projects The library helps develop external funding proposals to support the university’s research mission. In particular, we can help with projects that involve the library’s collections and areas of research expertise. The library can support you in: Data management planning Digitization Guidance on digital research and publishing platforms Assistance with digital humanities project teams,… Read more »