Learning Commons, Henry E. Eccles Library

Henry E. Eccles Library

Housed in the newly renovated Hewitt Learning Commons, the Henry E. Eccles Library is a learning, outcomes-focused organization that leverages state-of-the-art facilities and cooperation with other key offices and departments including Information Resources and the Writing Center to provide the optimum support to our customers.

Students reading books in the learning commons

News and Announcements

Reading Room

The purpose of the Reading Room is to provide the U.S. Naval War College community with quick, easy access to additional information about readings recommended by guest speakers.

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News You Can Use

News You Can Use from the U.S. Naval War College Eccles Library has information on resources, instruction classes, new books, highlights from the legacy print collections, and more.

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Get your Library Keytag

Make sure to stop by the Circulation Desk to get a keytag, this keytag is your U.S. Naval War College Library ID and entree to many library services.

More on a Library Keytag

Requesting an Interlibrary Loan

When you find the title of a book, journal article, or report that is not available in the Library collections, you can initiate a cooperative loan from another institution by filling out an Interlibrary Loan form.

Requesting a Loan

What if an item in an electronic resource is not full-text?

When searching in an electronic resource, there may be an interesting item without full-text availability. Look for buttons that you click to find options for accessing the item.

More on Accessing an item

Basic Searching Using Summon Power Search

Summon is a discovery tool that integrates much of the subscription content that the library makes available into one search platform.

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Learning Commons Contact Info, Hours, and More

Contact Information

Library Reference Desk

GovDoc_Image.JPG This library is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to the government documents collection is guaranteed by public law.

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Hewitt Hall
686 Cushing Rd, Newport RI 02841

Hours:
0000-2300
Staffed M-F 0730-1630
Closed Federal Holidays