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University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA 02125
The University of Massachusetts Boston, also known as UMass Boston, is an urban public research university and the third-largest campus in the five-campus University of Massachusetts system. The university is located on 177 acres on the Columbia Point peninsula in Boston. It is the only public university in Boston. The university confers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees, and also operates certificate programs and a corporate, continuing, and distance learning program.
Library access: The Healey Library is open to the public. The university has reciprocal borrowing arrangements through the Boston Library Consortium, Fenway Library Organization and Massachusetts Public Colleges and Universities. Borrowing privileges are also extended to members of the UMass Boston Alumni Association.
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