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Library Services

The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Library provides the following services:

  • Online public-access catalog
  • Open stacks of 141,026 books and 826 periodicals
  • Selective Federal depository
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Collection development in concert with faculty
  • Information literacy instruction tailored to courses


Academic Year
Monday-Thursday 0800-2300
Friday  0800-1630
Saturday 1300-1900
Sunday 1400-2300

Leave Periods
Monday-Friday 0800-1630

Public Access
Monday-Friday 0800-1630
(during the Academic Year, by appointment only)

Last updated: Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

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