Borrowing Privileges

Alumni of Saint Anselm College have lifetime borrowing privileges at Geisel Library. Alumni may borrow materials as follows:

Books: up to five for a period of 30 days
DVDs & Videos: up to two for a period of 7 days
CDs: up to two for a period of 7 days

All items noted above can be renewed once by phoning the Circulation Desk at 641-7300. Search for these materials using the our library catalog.


Reference Services

Alumni are encouraged to use our Reference services. We are happy to assist with questions in person, by telephone (603-641-7306), or by email (

Additional Resources

Alumni may also take full advantage of on-site library resources, including the following:

  • use of public computers on the Lower level
  • full access to the majority of our online research databases (remote access not available)
  • print and electronic collections
  • curriculum library
  • microform reader/printers
  • printing and photocopying

We also keep back issues of Portraits (the magazine of Saint Anselm College), Anselmia (the college's yearbook), and the college catalogues at the Circulation Desk. Historical resources on college history are available in the College Archives.

Friends of the Library

Alumni of the College are encouraged to join the Friends of the Library group. For more information, visit our Friends of the Library page.