UMCCTS Access

Access for UMCCTS Members to UMass and WPI Libraries

Members of UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science are eligible to apply for access to the library resources of UMass Boston, UMass Amherst, UMass Medical, and WPI. Each institution has its own application process, detailed below.

UMass Amherst | W.E.B. Du Bois Library

UMass faculty who are members of the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science Program (UMCCTS) are eligible to access electronic resources at the UMass Amherst Libraries. To activate your account, please complete the NENS Application Form. Appropriate fields (sponsor information, NENS Category, and expiration date) have been completed for you. Enter your personal and contact information on page one. Fax or email the completed form to: Rachel Vachula at fax # 413-545-6873 or at vachula@library.umass.edu. You will be notified when your account has been activated.

UMass Boston | Joseph P. Healey Library

To access UMass Boston library resources, UMCCTS members must obtain a UMass Boston library barcode. Please visit https://www.umb.edu/hr/forms_instructions and fill out the following forms:

Contingent/Non-Employee Instructions Affiliate/Non-Employee (Contingent Worker/Persons of Interest) Instructions for ID number and University Services
Contingent Worker/ Non-Employee Release of Liability Form Affiliate/Non-Employee (Contingent Worker/Persons of Interest) Release of Liability Form
Personal Data Questionnaire Contingent Worker must complete PDQ
Contingent Worker Packet Guidelines/Policies to be given to Contingent Worker

Once the forms have been completed, mail, fax or email them to:

Ivelisse Carballo
University of Massachusetts Boston
Joseph P. Healey Library 04/029
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125
Phone: 617-287-6175 | Fax: 617-287-5955
Email: Ivelisse.Caraballo@umb.edu

UMass Medical School | Lamar Soutter Library

UMCCTS members can borrow items (excluding medical equipment and electronics such as laptops) from the Lamar Soutter Library, as well as access our online resources remotely. Fill out and submit this form: http://library.umassmed.edu/barcode_application. You will receive an email confirmation when your account has been activated.

WPI | George C. Gordon Library

UMass students and faculty can borrow materials directly from WPI provided they have a current valid school ID. Users can access the majority of WPI electronic resources as guest users. Present a valid ID to the staff member at the Library Information Desk to gain access to computers under a guest account. There is currently no remote access being offered to WPI electronic resources.

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact:

Last updated: 12/06/2016 11:53:52