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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.

Catalog USMAI

Go to the Bowie library page by clicking on Library.

Click on Research Help.

Click on Catalog USMAI.

Sign In

On the top menu bar find and click on Sign In.


You MUST log in using your Bulldog ID Card before you can complete your online request to borrow a book from a USMAI library.   If you do not log in before you start searching, you will be re-routed and prompted to log in after you click the Request button (see Step 4). 

ID & Password

Select your campus (Bowie State University).  Enter your ID number (the LIB number on your Bulldog ID Card) and your last name.  Click Log In.

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