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Evergreen - The Library's Catalog Software

An introduction to Evergreen and its features.

What is a password?

Passwords are needed along with your library barcode number to access your account to place and modify holds, renew items, update contact information, and create lists

Password Setup Instructions

Watch this video to see how to set up your password for off campus access to resources as well as placing holds on materials in the library catalog!

Creating or Changing a Password

1. Go to

2. Enter the library barcode number printed on the back of your MackCard* in the "Barcode" box and click submit 

3. Check your Merrimack email- you will receive an email from with instructions and a link to complete the password setup 


*If you do not have a MackCard you can use your 6 digit Merrimack ID# followed by lowercase "mer" (for example: 123456mer) instead, then follow the same instructions. 

If you do not receive the email, or encounter any other issues please contact a librarian:

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