Answered By: Deborah Kelley-Milburn
Last Updated: Aug 10, 2015     Views: 224

 A Harvard ID number and a PIN (Personal Identification Number) is required to access most of Harvard's e-resources  from outside the library buildings, both on campus and off. Harvard University faculty, students, and staff may request a PIN at 

Special borrowers can use the special borrower ID to gain entrance to a library, where they can use the resources. Public computers in Harvard libraries provide access to resources without requiring a Harvard ID and PIN.