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3/3/21 Notice: Our Google Scholar connection is now restored.


2/24/21 Notice:  Our Google Scholar/WJC Library connection is currently down. Our vendor is working to restore this feature and hopes to have it running again next week. In the meantime, please continue to use EBSCOhost and our other comprehensive databases. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Spring 2021 COVID-19 Library Update:

The library will reopen on a limited basis when staff begins to return to campus on January 4. Library hours are Monday & Thursday 8am-6pm, Tuesday & Wednesday 8am-4pm, Friday closed. Please also see: Remote and Free Resources

What online resources are available?
The library's electronic resources remain available to all students, faculty and staff. Anyone having trouble accessing electronic resources should reach out to for help. 

If I need help with Library Research and Reference Services, who can I contact?
Library staff are available via email, telephone, and Zoom to provide research and reference support during all normal business hours. Please email or call 617-564-9405 for help.

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Tutoring Services

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) is free for all enrolled students. 

ARC tutors can provide help with:

  • Editing written assignments for language use,
  • Mastering study and preparation methods (e.g., note-taking, organizing thoughts)
  • Statistics and research

A student interested in ARC services should complete the ARC Referral Form and the ARC Tutoring Services Contract. Once these are submitted you will be contacted by the ARC coordinator with an introduction to a tutor.

Contact the Library

First Floor
1 Wells Avenue
Newton, MA 02459

Telephone: 617-327-6777 x1221