Connelly Library Services


  • Alumni need to present photo ID at every visit.
  • Allow library staff to open turnstile, stop at library service desk to sign in.
  • Alumni may be asked to fill out an application form on first visit.
  • Access is reviewed annually.


  • Alumni may borrow up to three books for three weeks.
  • All fines must be paid before borrowing library materials.
  • Alumni may not borrow: periodicals or reference books.


  • Alumni may obtain a log-in for computers in the computer lab, at the service desk.
  • You must present your photo ID, and have your library record up-to-date.
  • In-house subscription database access is restricted, available with pre- approval only. Please contact the Public Services Manager (215) 991-3791 or email for details. Approval process takes 72 hours.
  • Database access is not available to walk-ins.
  • Alumni may not print from the library computers. Information may be emailed to a personal account to print at another location.
  • Public Services staff and Reference Librarian will help alumni use the internet and other library resources.
  • The library catalog is accessible anywhere to anyone with an Internet connection at the library homepage.


  • Study rooms on 2nd and 3rd floor are available for use by alumni.
  • Learning Commons tech rooms are not available for alumni use.
  • Interlibrary Loan and PALCI borrowing privileges are not available to alumni.
  • Off campus access to subscription databases is not available.
  • Destruction or mutilation of library materials may result in the loss of library privileges.
  • The library facility is a nonsmoking environment.
  • For additional library services, please contact the Public Services Manager (215) 991-3791 or email us