Deliveries / Mail / Fax / Internet

Mail and Phone messages

Classes are held at the Du Bois Institute, however NEH program participants will not have offices at the Institute. During the program, you can receive deliveries, mail and emergency phone messages at the Institute, open Monday - Friday, from 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Please note that all mail arrives through the University’s mail room before distribution to the Institute, which may cause a delay in delivery time. Please do not forward your regular home mail to the Institute.

Please direct mail to:
(Your Name)
NEH Summer Institute
Du Bois Institute
104 Mt. Auburn St., 3R
Cambridge, MA 02138

Du Bois Institute Phone number:
Mon. – Fri. 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
(Voicemail only during off-hours)


Shipping and Copy/Print Services

These locations are all within 1 block of the Du Bois Institute

U.S. Post Office
125 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge
Tel: 617-876-3883
Hours: Mon – Fri: 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sat: 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Services include copying, printing,
FedEx, faxing, and email access
One Mifflin Place, Cambridge
(at corner of Mt. Auburn St.)
Tel: 617-497-0125
Hours: Open 24 hours

Services include copying and printing
99 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge
Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sat: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tel: 617-492-7767

Gnomon Copy
1308 Massachusetts Avenue
Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Sun: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Tel: 617-491-1111


Computer Information

Computer Labs and Computer Kiosks around Campus

Computers and printing stations are available at Widener and Lamont Libraries. You may also wish to use a flash drive at the libraries to download documents to your personal computer. Details to follow during your library orientation.

Computer kiosks are throughout campus. The computers are designed for quick Internet access and are not connected to printers. They can be found at various locations around the Harvard campus, including the basement level of the Barker Center.

Wireless Internet

Wireless internet access is available throughout campus. When you first attempt to access Harvard University wireless network you will be asked to log-in with your Harvard University ID and PIN. Then follow steps as directed to connect to Harvard’s wireless network.

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