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NUsearch: Your Account: Getting Started

COVID-19 Library Updates

As Northwestern adjust to online instruction during this COVID-19 Crisis, the University Library continues to be committed to bring you the resources you need for your courses. Please visit us to see the latest developments and online access to resources you may need.

If you have questions to a specific online resource, contact us at 847-491-7658 or

Continue to stay safe and healthy during these uncertain times.

NUsearch: the new library catalog

Sign In to Nusearch

Sign in to NUsearch to :

  • Access electronic books and journals
  • Renew books
  • Request book delivery (to library circulation desks, or faculty offices)
  • See what books you have checked out.
  • Use the e-shelf

Sign in Link

Either sign in at the top right of NUsearch

Or sign in from the library home page right top