Create a scholar's workbench to enhance your research with a few key tools.
- Libraries Open Right Now
Provides a real-time overview for the Harvard College Library.
- Borrowing Privileges
Learn about loan periods, fines, recalling, renewing books, and more...
- Purchase Request Form
Request that the Library acquire a resource not currently held.
Request to borrow materials that are not at Harvard
- Scan & Deliver
A free, electronic document delivery service to request articles and book chapters.
- Study Spaces
Reading rooms, carrels and quiet spaces.
Welcome to Harvard's Libraries!
This guide includes research tips and strategies to assist you in your preparation for your written work as juniors and seniors. This research guide complements the resources found in RLL-Research: Research Guide to Romance Studies, a much larger research site.
Please note: This research guide was created by librarians in previous semesters. Some links may no longer be active, and the Library will not be updating them for the time being. If you wish to visit a site that has an inactive link, please consider using a search engine.
This page suggests ways to get started, offering:
- quick links to key resources explained on other pages of this guide
- practical tools to organize your research
- information on library services
- a listing of research contacts by subject
Quick Links: Library Catalogs
Catalogs at Harvard and beyond: