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Using the Library: Finding Books

Finding Books

1. Search our library catalog

You can also expand your search to other libraries by searching the Western North Carolina Library Network Catalog or Worldcat. Request these books via Interlibrary Borrowing.

2. Note the location (General Collection, Reference, DVDs, Periodicals, etc) and call number. Use our building map to locate the materials you need.

  • History, arts, social sciences & literature can be found upstairs, while STEM subjects are generally found on the main floor. You'll also find reference books, popular magazines, newspapers & DVDs/CDs on the main floor. The lower level houses scholarly journals, government documents, education & juvenile literature.

UPPER FLOOR

UPPER LEVEL (3rd Floor)

General Collection Books  
A-K & M-P
Oversize Books

Special Collections
Library Administration
Special Collections Gallery
Faculty Senate
Management & Accountancy
Faculty
(Rooms 217-221 & 240-246)
Psychology Faculty
(Rooms 248-255 & 257-260)

Rooms #200 - #299

MAIN FLOOR

MAIN LEVEL (2nd Floor)

General Collection Books  
Q - Z
Popular Reading Books
DVDs & CDs
Popular Magazines
Newspapers
Reference Books
Government Documents


Circulation Desk
Research Desk
Student Technical Services
University Writing Center
Microfilm Viewer
Print, Copy & Scan
Interlibrary Loan
The Sandbox
Blowers Gallery
Kimmel Lab
Whitman Room
Red Oak Conference Room
Argo Tea
Glasshouse

Rooms #100 - #199

LOWER FLOOR

LOWER LEVEL (1st Floor)

General Collection Books  
L
Juvenile Literature
Curriculum Materials
Current Periodicals
Bound Journals


CrAFT  Studio
OneStop Offices
Collection Management
Center for Teaching and Learning
Disability Cultural Center
Media Design Lab
Psychology Labs
Sound Booths 
Video Production

Rooms #001 - #099