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Services & Spaces

Services for Employees

One of your benefits as a full-time or part-time UNE employee is access to library services!

Borrow Books & DVDs

Check out books from the UNE Libraries. We have a broad selection of fiction and non-fiction titles, including popular reading, children’s, and young adult titles. To set up a library account using your UNE ID card, contact:

Portland Campus
Laurie Mathes
(207) 221-4326

Biddeford Campus
Jenna Blake Davis
(207) 602-2811

Download e-books & audio books

Download popular e-books and audiobooks to a wide variety of devices, including smartphones, iPad/Android tablets, and Nook/Kindle Fire using the cloudLibrary database.

DVDs & Streaming Video

Borrow DVDs or watch movies for free at home using a streaming video database like Academic Video Online or Kanopy (Download the app on a Roku, iOS or Android device.)

Access to Other Libraries

Have books from other libraries delivered to your UNE Campus using MaineCat or UNE Interlibrary Loan, or visit and borrow with Maine’s Reciprocal Borrowing Program.


Request items from most public and academic libraries in the state and have them delivered to your UNE campus.

UNE Interlibrary Loan

Request items not available in any Maine library, as well as articles.

Reciprocal Borrowing

Use your UNE ID card to borrow from other libraries participating in Maine’s Reciprocal Borrowing Program.

Newspapers & Magazines

We subscribe to a range of local and regional newspapers, as well as popular magazines like Time, Sports Illustrated and Consumer Reports. Search for titles here.

UNE Art Galleries

Enjoy exhibits and special events at the UNE Art Galleries on both campuses. UNE employees are welcome at exhibit openings.

Learn a Language

Study French or Spanish with language learning software Mango Languages or Pronunciator.


Enjoy our extensive collections of online journals, e-books and databases, unique special collections, and more!

Help & Questions

If you have questions about library services, librarians are here to help! Contact us:

  • IN PERSON: Research and Teaching Librarians are usually available weekdays 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • ASK A LIBRARIAN: Submit your question and a librarian will get back to you within 24 hours
  • PHONE: Call us at 207-602-3000 most weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • CHAT: Use our pop-up chat service to ask a question