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Distance Learners

If you're a student enrolled in any of Wheelock's  off-campus, international, or online programs, you may find the following information helpful.

Library Resources

Students in off-campus and online programs have access to the Wheelock College Library's online resources and research services. Students in regional off-campus programs also have resources and services available from affiliated libraries near their programs.

Use the Wheelock Library website for:

Use one of the Libraries Near Your Program (see below) for:

  • Borrowing physical materials
  • Getting in-person assistance from a librarian
  • On campus access to e-resources of the affiliated library  (Wheelock students do not have off-campus access to e-resources of the affiliated library.)
  • Interlibrary Loan requests*

*Note: Interlibrary loan items requested through Wheelock cannot be mailed to you and must be picked up at the Wheelock College Library.  If you are not available to pick up items at the Boston campus, please request items through your affiliate library or local public library.

Libraries Near Your Program  

Affiliated library:
Sacred Heart University
- Guide for Wheelock Students to the SHU Library
Other libraries:
Bridgeport Public Library
State Education Resource Center


Affiliated library:
Anna Maria College
Other libraries:
Check out the ARC website for information about the Academic and Research Collaborative, a coalition of academic, public, and special research libraries.  The  ARC Members page serves as a quick guide to the ARC member libraries' directories, hours, and directions.   Links to the member libraries' full websites are also located below.
American Antiquarian Society
Assumption College

Becker College

Clark University

College of the Holy Cross

Fitchburg State University

MCPS (Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences)

Massachusetts Military Museum and Archive

Mt. Wachusett Community College

Nichols College

Quinsigamond Community College

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

UMASS Medical School

Worcester Art Museum

Worcester County Horticultural Society

Worcester Historical Museum

Worcester Public Library

Worcester State University

Worcester Trial Court Law Library


Cape Cod
Affiliated library:
Bridgewater State University
Other libraries:
Massachusetts Library Directory
CLAMS (Cape Libraries Automated Materials Sharing)
Cape Cod Community College
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
University of Massachusetts (Dartmouth)


WorldCat lets you search the collections of thousands of libraries around the world, find an item of interest, and then locate a library near you that owns it. Search the WorldCat catalog to find books, music, video, and audio in libraries near you.

Borrowing Policies

Students enrolled in off-campus programs who are able to get to Wheelock's Boston campus are eligible to borrow materials from the Library. You can be issued a FLO Library card at the Service Desk by filling out an application and providing verification of your enrollment. Find information on our Borrowing Policies, including what you can check out from the Library, and for how long.


Students enrolled in off-campus programs who come to the Boston campus can print in the Library using their email login information.  See our Printing page for information about prices and instructions for using the printing system.

Need help?

IM a librarian using the chat box above! You may also make a research appointment, e-mail or call the Reference librarian at 617-879-2222.