Student News

Need Help? Ask a Librarian

Janet Eckert – September 8, 2013

The Boyden Library offers a rich collection of services and programs–all available to Deerfield Academy students and faculty. To assist you with your research, we offer the following special services:

Online Research Guides/LibGuidesOur librarians will create subject & class resource guides that are tailored to your class assignments and research projects.

Instruction:  Our librarians are available to teach how to locate and to evaluate information, how to effectively use the library’s print and online databases, and how to do research on specific class assignments. 

Reserves: Our circulation staff can place assigned readings and/or recommended library materials on reserve for students and faculty.

Interlibrary Loan:  Materials not available at the Boyden Library may be borrowed from another library through Interlibrary Loan.

Your Recommendations: If you have suggestions for additions to the library’s collection, or if you would like to be notified when new materials arrive in specific subject areas, please send your suggestions to Lynne Esworthy, Library Acquisitions Coordinator.

Be sure to visit the Boyden Library Website for complete information about the services and resources that our library provides to the Deerfield Academy Community.