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Library Resources for Faculty

Your guide to library services and resources at Wentworth Institute of Technology

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Library Hours

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Sunday  11:00am - 12:00am
Monday-Thursday    7:00am - 12:00am
Friday     7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday  8:00am - 4:00pm

Welcome to the Library

Welcome to the Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons.  The Schumann Library is a dynamic, technology-driven space for students and faculty to collaborate and learn.  We are here to help with all your research needs.  This guide is an introduction the library and its services.  For information about library services for the Fall 2020 COVID-19 opening please see the Spring 2020: What to Expect Guide.  

Our Mission

We partner with the Wentworth community in teaching, learning, and scholarship by providing resources and services that anticipate and respond to changing information needs. 


We can meet with you to introduce library resources, subscription databases and other internet resources.  Please feel free to email or use this form to schedule a Research Consultation.

Library Spaces

The Library has a variety of spaces.  You will find space for collaboration, group work, quiet study, making, printing, and much more.  There is an outdoor space that offers comfortable seating.  The library has flexible gallery and exhibit spaces to display project work, art and scholarship.  the library also house the Technology Sandbox which is a great place to learn about and try things such 3D-printing and virtual reality.  Stop by and check out all the areas of the library.