In honor of the first man to circumnavigate the world alone, the library at Northeast Maritime Institute is named after

Captain Joshua Slocum, who rebuilt his 36’ sloop Spray in Fairhaven, Massachusetts,

and sailed it alone 46,000 miles from 1895 to 1898.


Maritime Resources

Variety of marine resources used for classes and research


Electronic Databases

Searchable databases, encyclopedias, and newspapers



Scholarly Research

Professional peer-reviewed articles and research



Maritime E-Books (FREE)

Books for download onto

hand-held devices



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