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EDS Search Box HELM Fall 2021 print


Use Snap!Search to search across most of our databases! This search includes ebooks, periodicals, journals, and other library resources.

Course Reserves and Textbooks

Search the HELM Library Catalog to find textbooks and other course materials available from the North Shore libraries.

HELM Library Catalog

Search the HELM Library Catalog for books, media, and more available to you from North Shore and all HELM Libraries

Commonwealth Catalog

Search the Commonwealth Catalog, also known as ComCat, for items not located within NSCC or HELM

Contact Us Spring 2020

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Tutoring Center

All your Tutoring Center information in one spot. Questions? Email or chat with us!

Space and Reserves

We want your feedback on services and spaces provided by the Library and the Tutoring Center

Spaces & Services Survey

The Library and Tutoring Center would like to know how well our spaces and services are meeting your learning needs.  Please take a few minutes to complete this survey so we can continue to improve our offerings.

Digital Reserves

Digital Reserves

The Library provides electronic access to many textbooks and required course materials. Click to find out which books are available and how to access them.

Study Spaces

Study Spaces

The Library and Tutoring are now open for studying! We offer a range of different spaces to meet your needs. Reservations are required to use the spaces, and can be made ahead of time or upon arrival using our online reservation system