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Print Resources

Book and Journal Information

  • Journals published from 1960 to the present are shelved in alphabetical order on the third floor. Circulating books (including oversized) published from 1980 to the present are located in compact shelving units on the fourth floor.  Reserve books are available at the Public Services Desk on the first floor for two-hour checkout.
  • Books published before 1980 and journals published before 1960 are available from the book depository by requesting items via the online catalog or by request at the Public Services Desk.
  • As of 2010, the Library receives 6,190 journal titles (in print and/or electronic formats).  Total number of print book and journal volumes housed in the Library is 166,683.  An additional 87,284 volumes are housed at the book depository.