Using the Library

Find & Borrow Books

Search for books and physical items

Search in the library catalog or WorldCat.

Request Boston College items

Sign into your catalog account to request the item. Select “Find it in Library” and click “Request.” 

Request items from other libraries

Search for the item in WorldCat and click on the title to see request options.

Can't find the item in WorldCat?

 Sign into your Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery account. Select “Loan Request” from the Main Menu.

Help with Research

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In Person

Ask for help at the Information Desk.

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Call (617) 552-2971.

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Chat with a reference librarian.

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Email to ask a question or make an appointment.

My Accounts

Renew your books; save records; set search preferences.

Request items from other libraries; review requests & due dates.

View items on reserve for your courses.

Research Guides

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