Library Services for HKS Alumni

Access & Borrowing

HKS Special Borrower's Card
After graduation, HKS alumni may continue to use the library and to borrow materials from the collection. To apply for a HKS Alumni Library Card, please bring a completed special borrower's card form to the Circulation Desk.
Harvard Library Alumni Privileges
Access to other Harvard Libraries is available through the Widener Privileges Office or by contacting those libraries directly.

Electronic Resources

Remote Access: The HKS Library provides access for alumni to Ebsco's Academic Search Alumni Edition. This resource provides full-text for thousands of journals covering many areas of academic study. To register for free access, e-mail

Research Help

Get research help by phone, e-mail or in-person through Ask A Librarian.