Off campus students have full access to all of Berntsen Library's materials.
All circulating materials, except for media items, are available for shipping.
*Shipping takes 4+ business days.
If you need an item shipped, please choose "Personal Delivery" when requesting items. They will be shipped automatically. Please note that regular circulation loan periods still apply.
Alumni of the University of Northwestern - St. Paul have access to the Berntsen Library's collections with an alumni card that can be obtained from Alumni Relations at 651-631-5236.
Alumni privileges include the following:
Visitors to the University of Northwestern - St. Paul are welcome to use the library's resources while at the library. For those wanting to check out books, a visitor card may be purchased at the circulation desk for $15/year.
Visitor privileges include the following:
The Berntsen Library has six study rooms designed to accommodate groups of four to six people. You may reserve a study room online.
Reservations are required and can be made in advance or upon claiming an empty room. Whiteboard markers are available for checkout at the circulation desk.
As a courtesy to others, the upper level of the library is designated for silent study. Please limit conversation and silence cell phones. If using headphones, sound must be quiet enough not to disturb those around you.