Info for Faculty
- Please review the website that Healey Library staff have prepared to address the recent database cancelations in light of the campus budget cuts. Feedback is welcome. http://umb.libguides.com/budget
- Former Docutek users: We have automatically archived content for the years 2013-2016. If you'd like to request course material used PRIOR to 2013, please contact the reserves department ASAP! After March 31, 2017, we will no longer have access to Docutek files.
Key Resources & Services
Suggest items to be added to the library's collections:
At the instructor's request, library staff will process and provide students equal access to required and/or supplemental course readings.
Copyright restrictions apply.
Healey's film and media collection consists of more than 2,000 DVDs and over 30,000 streaming videos. There is a list of streaming vendors but all physical and digital titles are searchable on the online catalog where you can use Filter Your Result to click on 'videorecordings'.
Institutional Repository & Open Access
Faculty members and researchers at UMass Boston have the opportunity to make their research openly available to the world through personal Author Pages on ScholarWorks, the open access campus institutional repository for scholarship and research.
Learn about UMass Boston’s Open Access Policy.
Submit request for books, journal articles, and film unavailable at Healey Library.
Library staff will deliver Healey Library items to your desktop.
Healey Library offers a variety of programs and services to help UMass Boston students engage in key, lifelong, critical thinking and information-seeking skills.
Upon request, librarians will create portals to high quality research information for courses and assignments. Request through Ask a Librarian.
UASC, located on the 5th floor of the Joseph P. Healey Library, provides pedagogical support and extensive primary source resource materials to engage students across disciplines. UASC staff are available for consultations, assignment support, and instruction sessions.
Library Services Just for Faculty
UMass Boston provides Carnegie-ranked, research intensive, doctoral-level library services. Find texts, films, and journals. Read More