The Bentley Historical Library will be closed May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.


To use the Bentley’s resources more effectively, you will need a research account.


Don’t have a U-M account? Click below to create a friend account.
Once you have a friend account, come back to this page, and click the ACTIVATE button.


Do you have a U-M account but are new to research at the Bentley?


Have a U-M account and a Bentley research account?

Requesting Items

Once your research account is set up and you’re logged in, you may create a “New Reading Room Request” for materials directly from the MIRLYN catalog.