At the Libraries

How do books end up on the shelves of the Sheridan Libraries each year?

In celebration of National Library Week, learn how our staff get the latest history book, novel, or collection of social science research placed on the libraries' shelves.

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Explore the treasures of the Sheridan Libraries through highlighted special collections, archival materials, and online exhibitions.

In A Hurry? Use Hopkins Self-Checkout!

July 30, 2019

Want to check out a book? Is there a line at the Service Desk? Has the Service Desk closed for the evening? No worries. Use Hopkins Self-Checkout! Use your cell phone! Download the free Hopkins Self-Checkout app. Enter your JHED ID and password, follow the online prompts and you’re on your way. For books that […]


Before we had @mselibrary and the BLC, JHU students hung out at this library in McCoy Hall on our old downtown camp… https://t.co/6gBrEfAcht