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Access to the Homewood Libraries


Access to the Eisenhower Library and Brody Learning Commons is granted to any person age 16 or older upon presentation of a current, valid photo ID issued by a government agency or college/university. Visitors under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  Members of the public are welcome to visit and use the Homewood Libraries from 7:30 am - 10 pm, except during posted exam hours.

Visitors from BorrowDirect Institutions

Eligible faculty, staff and students from Brown, Cornell, Columbia, Dartmouth, Duke, Harvard, MIT, Princeton, Stanford, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago, and Yale may request borrowing privileges at the Service Desk on M-Level of the Eisenhower Library.  Bring your academic ID and be prepared to login to your home institution's BorrowDirect account for authentication. Basic borrowing privileges apply.  For more information contact

Visitors from Other Academic Institutions

You are welcome to use the library during all hours, except during posted exam periods. Please show your current academic ID at the guard's desk.