About the Donnelley and Lee Library

Facts About the Library

Director of the Library: Cathy Mayer

Our benefactors: Elliott Donnelley and Laurence (“Larry”) R. Lee

Floorplans and offices

Library call number scheme

208,837 print books

209,456 electronic books

70,000+ journals, magazines, and newspapers

5,433 videos and DVDs

26,843 online/streaming movies

1,771 music recordings

151,411 online music recordings

3,800 new items added 2019–2020

400 seats

4 study rooms

135 computer stations

Wireless network throughout the building

300 prints allocated per student per semester

90 hours open per week during the academic year

24 hour computer lab and study space available to students

72,000 square feet

Cost of 20032004 renovation and new construction: $18 million

Architectural firm for 20032004 renovation: Shepley Bulfinch

9 staff

50 student staff

Directions to the library

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Archived faculty author talks