Geisel Library offers numerous services to members of the Saint Anselm College Community.


We offer several resources and services to make your visit more accessible.

Alumni Services

Library privileges do not end at graduation. Alumni are invited to continue to use the library's resources and services.

Book Group

All members of the SAC community are welcome to join us for book group discussions.

Faculty & Staff Services

We offer specialized services and resources for faculty and staff of Saint Anselm College.

Friends of the Geisel Library

Membership of the Friends of the Geisel Library group is comprised of faculty, staff, alumni, and community members who are interested in supporting the intellectual traditions of the college through their engagement with library and archive collections and programming. 

Guest Services

We welcome guests to visit and utilize our on-site resources. While our first priority is to serve our students, many of the library's resources are available for use by the public.

Interlibrary Loan

The purpose of Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is to support the research and educational needs of the Saint Anselm College community by borrowing materials not subscribed to or owned by the Library.

Museum Passes

We offer passes to area museums for use by current Saint Anselm students, faculty, staff, and monastic community.


We produce several publications for various members of our community, including Verso (formerly Friends Forum) and Geisel Library News.

Research & Information Literacy Instruction

Our Research and Information Literacy Instruction program promotes the cultivation of our students' information literacy skills and competencies

Subject Librarian Program

The Subject Librarian Program is designed to facilitate communication and foster collaboration between the Library and the Saint Anselm College community.