USM Libraries

Online Library Resources

Ask-a-Librarian service is staffed 7-days per week.  You may connect with a library staff member via chat, email, or phone.  We can help you find the answers you need! 

Textbooks on Reserves -

We have scanned chapters for a variety of textbooks and electronic textbooks available. Students, you can search for course reserves on Ares.

 We urge Faculty to request textbooks and required readings be placed on e-reserves. The Library will scan materials within the parameters of Copyright Fair Use for your reserves. You can also share your syllabus with the library. Contact

Learning Support - Tutoring and other academic resources for students 

Special Collections - Questions, email

Osher Map Library - Questions, email 

Common Read Book Request - Request a copy of the USM Common Read book, How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X Kendi, be sent to you

Key Library Resources For other Library questions?