How can I access Government Documents and Microforms from Lamont Level D?

First, identify the material(s) you want to access.

  • Collections are listed in HOLLIS.
  • Print indexes for microform collections are available for browsing on Lamont Level B.
  • Microform collection indexes are often available online.

Next:

  • Fill out a request form for each item at Lamont's Circulation Desk.
    • Material will be retrieved within 2 hours.
    • You will receive a notification request at the email address you've indicated on the request form.

OR

  • Send requests to Ask a Librarian.
    • Please list Harvard affiliation (grad student/faculty/staff/visiting researcher/other) and when you would like to begin using the material.
    • Include complete citation. Title, author, volume/issue/reel, and format (print/microform/cd) are preferred.
    • Include call number listed in HOLLIS.
    • Material will be retrieved within 2 business days.
    • You will receive a notification request at the email address you've given.

If you need further assistance and/or help identifying the exact item(s) you'd like to access, Ask a Librarian.

 

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