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Useful Library Information

Requesting Items USM Doesn't Own

If we don't have what you're looking for, there are ways to obtain books, articles and videos from other libraries. If you're not sure if we have something, feel free to Ask a Librarian!

    Locate books at the other UMaine campuses and large Public Libraries
  • MaineCat
    Search all Maine libraries, public and collegiate, in the state. It's free and fast!

Library staff will be happy to help in any way.

Library Tools

  • USM Laptop Printing
    Use PaperCut to send any Word, PDF, or image document to printers on campus
  • Mobile Apps
    A collection of Mobile Apps used for searching the library..
  • BrowZine
    BrowZine is a great new service that allows you to discover, browse and read the library’s top scholarly journals, in a fast and easy to use system at! Find similar journals available from your library to give you ideas for new paper topics, places to publish or to just raise your awareness of what is being discussed in your field.
  • LibX - Firefox
    LibX- Google Chrome
    The LibX browser plug-in that makes it easy to find books and articles you find on the web at sites like or Google Scholar at the USM Libraries.
  • RefWorks
    An online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.