Welcome to the UMass Lowell University Library
► We support you with: multiple libraries; in-person and online research help; access to specialized, high-quality, academic information; and study spaces and public computers and printing.
► Once you've finished this orientation and you're ready to start your research, continue to our Introduction to Research guide.
► Fall 2022 Research Help Office Hours: Contact us online through chat and email, or ask about our drop-in hours and individual appointments.
► Find books, ebooks, online journals and articles, research tutorials, and much more at www.uml.edu/library.
Still finding your way around campus?
Need to book a study space? Read our guide to finding and booking library spaces.
Ready to borrow a book? Open a UML library card, in-person or online.
Need material the UML Library doesn't have? Some day you may need to order books from another library. This is free to you! Register and make requests through InterLibrary Loan.
As you continue at UMass Lowell you might need these additional library services:
► Course reserves: books, articles, and videos selected specifically by your professors for your course.
► Theses and dissertations: a guide to submitting your thesis or dissertation, if you are writing one.
O'Leary Library: South Campus
Research help in-person and on email; check out books on music and art, plus some special collections; group and individual study space; color and black and white printing; academic departments.
Lydon Library: North Campus
Research help in-person and on email; all other books and media including sociology, psychology, business, engineering, nursing, fiction, poetry, and more; group and individual study space; color and black and white printing.
Center for Lowell History: East Campus
Research help by appointment and email; unique special collections and historical archives (books, photos, maps, and more) on the history of Lowell and the history of UMass Lowell; email for appointments and more information.
Visit the library website 24/7 for articles, e-books, and research tutorials.
On the home page:
In the left-hand menu: