Make the most of the collections and staff at the Northwestern University Libraries. Please note that the Galter Health Sciences Library has different services and policies.
Library Service Basics: Hours, Borrowing, InterLibrary Loan, and a word for Distance students (>3 mins)
Introduction to Citation Management software (>3 mins)
Introduction to NUSearch (>8 mins)
Home delivery of library resources is provided upon request. You will need to set this up under your profile in your library account. From any page on the NU Libraries website, use the YOUR ACCOUNT link at the top right of the display [as shown in the image below]. Sign in using your Northwestern NetID and password.
In your account there are five tabs - select PERSONAL DETAILS AND SETTINGS to edit your name and address.
You will also need to set preference in your InterLibrary Loan account to have print materials mailed to your home address. Articles requested through InterLibrary Loan will be delivered digitally.
Navigate to your InterLibrary Loan account from the OVERVIEW tab of your Library account homepage
Once connected to your InterLibrary Loan account, use the MY ACCOUNT option to select UPDATE ACCOUNT.
Review and edit the information, paying particular attention to the DELIVERY LOCATION option.