Hamline alumni and actively enrolled or employed persons from Mitchell Hamline School of Law are invited to check out books from the Hamline Bush Memorial Library circulating collection. Please see the staff at the Central Service Desk (CSD) on the first floor of the library about establishing borrowing privileges, which involves our verifying your alumni/MHSL status with the Registrar. Note: The university does not offer CLIC interlibrary loan privileges to alumni.
The general public is welcome to come to the library to use our materials. The university does not offer check-out privileges to the general public.
Hamline alumni may come to the library to access our online resources. There are a couple of public computers near the stairwells on 2nd and 3rd floor that do not require logins. On the 1st and lower floors, you will need a temporary guest login to access Hamline computers. Guest logins are available at the Central Service Desk (CSD). For help using databases while present at Bush Memorial Library, see the CSD or ask a librarian.
Due to licensing issues, the university cannot offer access to online resources to the general public.
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