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Library exam relief: winter quarter

Mar 6, 2019
Spring is almost here, and the Libraries want to see you off with a bang. Free food, games, and activities will be available at University and Mudd Libraries throughout reading and finals weeks to help you finish strong.

Goodbye book recall; hello interlibrary loan

Jan 28, 2019
As of March 1, Northwestern Libraries is dropping book recall. In the place of recall, the Libraries are adopting a more practical alternative: interlibrary loan.

Libraries go cash free this fall

Sep 20, 2018
Beginning in late September 2018, the Libraries will be accepting only credit card, debit card, or check for payment of fines and fees.