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Borrow Books Online from USMAI Libraries

Use this guide and see how easy (and free) it is to use your registered Bulldog ID Card to borrow books online from the Maryland USMAI libraries.

Easy, Fast, and Free

The Thurgood Marshall Library (TML) is one of 17 libraries within the University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions (USMAI) consortium. BSU students have direct borrowing privileges at these libraries.

  • Books can be checked out with a current, registered Bowie Card either in person or online.
  • Books requested online are delivered to TML for pick up at the Circulation Desk. 
  • This guide and video tutorial shows you how to use the online request service. 

Borrowing books from a USMAI library is easy, fast, and free!