Library Catalogs & Books


Search for books and media from Shain and Greer Libraries as well as ebooks.  When searching select "ConnColl Books & Media"

CTW Consortium

Search the combined holdings of Trinity College, Wesleyan University and Connecticut College. To request items from Trinity and Wesleyan you must log in first.


Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. Use this database to search for books outside the CTW catalog.

Schedule a Research Consultation

Schedule an appointment to meet with a librarian for one on one in-depth research assistance. Stop by the reference desk on the main floor of Shain Library or complete the online form to request an appointment.


Request Materials from other Libraries

If the book or journal article you need is not available from the Connecticut College libraries you may request it through the CTW consortium or Interlibrary Loan.  If you need assistance please contact the reference staff or check the FAQ page for more information.


Subject Guides

The following guides are intended to provide a brief overview of some of the resources available in the library and online for a given topic. If you need further research assistance, please stop by the Reference Desk or you may schedule a Research Consultation.

Librarians are available on a daily basis to provide assistance in the use of the library and its collections. Your questions are welcome in person at the Reference Desk or by chat, text or phone.

Academic Year Hours:

  • Monday through Friday, 10:00am - 4:00pm 

Summer and Winter Break:

  •   By Appointment, contact