Before coming to campus, make sure you are up to date with the latest campus access policies. (https://www.newschool.edu/covid-19/campus-access/)

For updates on access for Alumni, please refer to the Benefits page of the Alumni Engagement website. 


With a valid Alumni ID card, New School alumni have access to:

  • New School Libraries spaces
  • Onsite materials
  • Library computers
  • All databases (with the exception of those that require a personal account, such as RefWorks) when using a campus network connection
  • Free scanning 
  • Black and white printing with the purchase of a print card
  • Guest Wi-Fi
  • Research assistance

No appointment is needed, but before visiting, please check the current status of needed materials by searching the library catalog

Archives and Special collections are open to the general public by appointment.

Visit the Alumni Engagement website to learn more about alumni benefits, the alumni ID card program, and updates on alumni access to campus policy. 

Alumni may contact Ask Us or chat us with questions at any time, from any location. Learn more about resources and services with the Alumni Research Guide.

August 23, 2022