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John J. Burns Library


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Guest researchers are invited to use Burns Library; appointments with at least one business day's notice are required. Guests must wear a mask and have proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test result within 72 hours of the visit. Check your appointment confirmation email for details. Appointments are encouraged, but not required, for Boston College students, faculty and staff.

Burns staff are available to provide information, answer questions, recommend research strategies, and provide class and individual instruction. Please complete the form below and we will be in touch with you soon.

If you would like to make an appointment to use material in the reading room or request scanned copies, you can do so through your Burns Library Account: