While Harvard Divinity School Library primarily serves the Harvard community, there are ways for those not affiliated with Harvard to use the library.

  • Visitors must show a photo ID and sign our visitor log.
  • Visitors may access reading rooms for consulting general-use in-library materials. Book borrowing and access to restricted stack areas are not included.
  • Special collections are available to anyone and require registration.  Contact Research Services to make an appointment.
  • Visitors may use computers in the library space to access licensed digital resources.
  • Visitors are eligible to purchase a Library Borrowing Card  from Harvard Library's Access and Borrowing Office at Widener Library to borrow books from multiple Harvard libraries. 
  • Borrowing privileges only at Divinity can be established for no additional fee at the circulation desk of the Divinity Library for those eligible.

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