Book Pickup

About Front Door Pickup

Log into HOLLIS to place your request.


About BorrowDirect

BorrowDirect allows Harvard students, faculty, and staff to request physical items from partner libraries for in-person pickup.

Interlibrary Loan

About Interlibrary Loan

Submit an Interlibrary Loan request for a physical OR electronic item and library staff will search libraries around the world to find a copy for you.

Book Mailing Service

About the Book Mailing Service

For the spring 2021 semester, we're piloting a new book mailing service. Faculty, students, and staff can request to have items mailed to them.


About Returns

Books can be returned to Widener Library using the Massachusetts Avenue entrance.