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How Do I?

Find Sources

Learn about how to search the Catalog; physically find a book in the library building; find a scholarly journal, ebook, or source West Point doesn't have, or a source in our Archives and Special Collections.


Use Services in the Library

Learn how to borrow and renew, find out who your personal librarian or departmental liaison is, request library instruction, request an item be put on reserves, or make a purchase request.


Get Help

Learn how to get help from a librarian, find research guides to get started on an assignment, and other tutorials


Use Spaces & Technology

Learn where to study, how to get rooms, and how to use the technology in the library


Access my Library Account

Renew online


Get Help


Chat with a librarian by clicking on the chat box on the lower right of the screen on most browers



Visit us at the Help Desk on the 2nd floor of the library


Plebes: Contact your Personal Librarian  


Contact your Department’s Liaison ​


Call the USMA Library Help Desk at x8325


Computer or iPad Help: GoldCoats

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