USM Libraries


USM Libraries Spring 2022


For Spring 2022, USM Libraries will be open to all University of Maine System students, faculty, and staff through card swipe access*. (You MUST have your USM/UMS ID Card to enter the library) Friends of USM and members of the public may access library services, resources, and Special Collections in person by appointment or continue to work with us remotely. If you require in-person library services, please call us at (207) 780-5345 (Gorham), (207) 753-6540 Lewiston-Auburn, (207) 780-4270 (Portland) or fill out this form to schedule a library visit. Osher Map Library is open for Research Appointments or Gallery Visits.

In accordance with the University of Maine System policy, face coverings are welcome and encouraged indoors for all visitors regardless of vaccination status.

Staff throughout the library are still available to provide remote assistance, including staff in Reference, Special Collections, Osher Map Library, Franco-American Collection, Maine Writers & Publisher Alliance and the Maine Philanthropy Center.


*This includes USM Alumni, Retired/Faculty Staff and current OLLI Members.