I have an ID from an area hospital affiliated with Harvard. Can I access Harvard libraries?

Many area hospitals are affiliated with Harvard Medical School. ID holders from these institutions can visit Countway Library of Medicine

The arrangement with Harvard Medical School and Countway Library does not include access to Harvard Libraries other than Countway, but you may be able to gain access as a visiting researcher

Contact Countway's Access Services department at 617/432-2136 for further information about using Countway and its resources.




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