Library Orientation Materials Available

A recording of the library’s “LibFest” orientation session is now available via CrossWorks:

On this page, you will find a video of the orientation, along with the presentation slides and accompanying handouts.

Please note that we have a special website that covers information related to our Fall 2020 semester services:

If you have any questions about the libraries, services, or collections, please send an email to

Drop-In Peer Research Help Now Available

drop in peer research help now available. Photo of PRC Kyle.



Stop in to see our Peer Research Consultant, Kyle Irvine ’21 for help with..

– Finding books and e-books;
– Requesting books for delivery;
– Getting started finding sources for a Montserrat paper;
– Help navigating databases;
– Citing books and journal articles;

and other basic research questions!

Kyle will be available via Zoom ( Thursday evenings from 7:00PM to 9:00PM EDT, starting Thursday, September 24, 2020. All Holy Cross students are welcome!

Virtual Library Orientation – This Week and 9/17

Virtual LibFest Fall 2020

This week we begin our virtual “LibFest,” or library festival orientation! Throughout the week, we will post on our social media platforms information and images introducing you to the HC Libraries, our services and collections, and related campus departments.

Follow along via our social media platforms-

  • Facebook:
  • Instagram:
  • Twitter:

  • Be sure to join us for our live Zoom library orientation on Thursday, September 17, at 12 pm, or 12:30 pm. Both orientation sessions will cover the same information. These sessions will be open to all current Holy Cross students.

    These sessions will be recorded and made publicly available after the event.  We hope to see you there!