New England College is a member of the New Hampshire College and University Council (NHCUC), which supports an active interlibrary loan program with the fourteen participating institutions. The NHCUC members also allow students and faculty common borrowing privileges at each institution’s library and access to their combined holdings of more than five million volumes. The member institutions include: Colby-Sawyer College, Daniel Webster College, Franklin Pierce College, Keene State College, New England College, NH Institute of Art, Plymouth State University, Rivier College, St. Anselm College, Southern NH University, University of NH Durham and Manchester.
The library is also a member of GMILCS, Inc., a consortium of public and academic libraries in southern New Hampshire. The consortium allows NEC students with a current ID to check out materials from any of its members, including the public libraries of Amherst, Bedford, Derry, Goffstown, Hooksett, Manchester, Merrimack, Milford, and Salem, New Hampshire, as well as Southern New Hampshire University and the New Hampshire Institute of Art.