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Harvard Library

The Harvard Library is the world's largest academic library. Harvard Griffin GSAS students have direct access to its unparalleled resources.


Harvard Library is a world-class academic library whose mission is to advance learning and research by engaging students and scholars in the creation and sharing of new knowledge. The Harvard Library includes millions of volumes, serial titles, manuscript items, photographs, archived web pages, and multiple terabytes of born-digital archives and manuscripts. Its resources, services, and staff are accessible online and are available to support students remotely in their coursework, studies, and teaching. The Library provides members of the Harvard community, including graduate students, with access to extensive physical and digital resources, online subscriptions, and a rich array of archival, manuscript, and rare book collections. Visit to learn more about the library’s offerings and explore collections.


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