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Bryn Mawr Alumnae and Alumni Library Resources

Databases (subscribed; available only to alumnae/i)

Click on the links below to access these databases through the Alumnae Association login (Athena's Web). Database access is provided by Bryn Mawr Library & Information Technology Services (LITS). Please note that alumnae/i only have off-campus access to the databases listed below. Alumnae/i can come to campus and use the libraries, and while on campus will have access to almost all BMC electronic resources.

Library borrowing

Alumnae/i of both undergraduate and graduate programs can borrow books from the Bryn Mawr libraries for 4 weeks at a time with up to 2 renewals. See the details of the Alumnae/i borrowing policies here. Alumnae/i borrowing does not include EZ-Borrow or interlibrary loan.

To request borrowing privileges, fill out this form. General questions? Email For questions about obtaining privileges, your existing library account, or to request books from Haverford or Swarthmore, please email

Recommended free library resources (available to anyone)

Researching Bryn Mawr alumnae/i