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Getting Started with Library Research: Home

About this Guide

Welcome to the MSUB Library Getting Started Guide! Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions about the library and learn more about the resources available to students, faculty and staff.

Off Campus Access

To access some of our library resources off campus, you will be asked for an ID and password—


User ID: NetID
Password: NetID password


Logging in will give students, faculty & staff full access to items in PowerSearch.

Need Help? Ask us!

Need help finding information? Call the Ask Here Desk at 406-657-1662 or email questions to!


You can also get help through the chat tool on the Library homepage, which is available Monday–Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

Current Library Hours

Please check our current library hours before visiting!