Undergraduate Students

OneCard Your Husky One Card is your UConn student ID. In the Library, use it for:

*checking out library materials

*picking up course reserves and interlibrary loan materials

*printing and making photocopies

Add money to your One Card at the Babbidge Library (Storrs) on Level 1, at regional campuses at the campus Co-op/Bookstore, or online.

Your NetID identifies you as a UConn student and authorizes you to access university restricted resources, including your library account, interlibrary loan, and HuskyCT.  Your NetID will also provide access to our restricted resources (article databases, eBooks, eJournals) when you are off campus.To find your NetID, reset, or change your password, go to: netid.uconn.edu. If your encounter problems, please contact the UITS Help Center at (860)486-4357.

Research Guides

Research Quickstart
Tips for selecting a topic, using Google Scholar, finding resources (books, articles, statistics), reading citations, and creating a bibliography
Taking a course that’s not in your major?

Check out this video created by UConn librarians for tips on searching databases.
UConn Library General Search
Guide to using the General Search, including search examples
Subject Guides
Library resources & research tips tailored to your subject
Citing Sources
Citation guides, citation management, and more

Library Services

Borrowing Materials
Your Husky One Card is your library card and is required to check out materials.  Undergrads can have 150 items checked out at one time, and have a 30 day loan period renewable twice unless requested by another borrower. (Honors Undergraduates: 180 day loan period renewable 5 times unless requested by another borrower.  300 items.)
Technology Lending
Our libraries have a variety of equipment (including laptops, iPads, cameras, and more) that can be loaned out using your One Card.
Storrs Campus | Avery Point Campus |Hartford Campus | Stamford Campus
Renewing Materials
View & renew items checked out from the UConn Library by logging in to your UConn Library Account
View & renew Interlibrary Loan items by logging in to MyILLiad
Interlibrary Loan
Request items – articles, books, books chapters, DVDs, etc. – that UConn Library does not own using the free Interlibrary Loan service.  Information on how to request items can be found at http://lib.uconn.edu/services/document-delivery-interlibrary-loan/faq/#articleorchapter
Study Spaces
Each campus library has a variety of spaces to study – quiet to collaborative, individual and group.
Babbidge Library Study Spaces – an overview of study spaces in the library
Babbidge Library group study rooms can be reserved through dibs.  Individual study rooms can be checked out at the iDesk.
Printing / Copying / Scanning
Use Husky Bucks on your Husky One Card to print and copy in the library.  Black & white and color printers are available in the libraries and across campus.  Printer locations
Print from your laptop by installing HuskyPrint for Windows or Mac OS X.
Black & white and color scanning is a free service available at all campus libraries. Use our BookScan machines or photocopiers to scan and email documents.
Services for Students with Disabilities
Services and information for persons with disabilities for Storrs campus (including parking, building access, equipment, home delivery, and scanning services).
For other UConn locations, please consult the appropriate Library.

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Writing Center
The Writing Center can help with every stage of any writing project.
Campus locations and information
Subject Librarians
Library contacts for specific subjects
Q Center
Q Center offers drop-in tutoring focusing on lower-division Q courses in Chemistry, Math, Physics, and Statistics.
Campus locations and information
Library FAQ
Search our frequently asked questions
Husky Tech
Husky Tech provides free technology support for students, including networking, software, accounts, and HuskyCT help.


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