State Library of Iowa
Copyright and Ownership
Welcome to the Iowa Heritage Digital Collections
Collection Development Policy
Digitization Resources for participants in the Iowa Heritage Digital Collections
Omeka Directions: Adding Items to Omeka
Steps to Participation
Dublin Core and Item Type Metadata descriptions
Required Dublin Core Fields for Items
Collection: Iowa State University Library Photograph Collection
Browse Items (1817 total) for Iowa State University Library Photograph Collection
Browse by Tag
Bookshelves in a library tier, 1925
Library volumes are arranged on the shelves in the library tier. Book stands are positioned along the aisle on the left.
South end of the Periodical Room (Main Reading Room), 1927
Students are studying in the south end of the Main Reading Room (currently called the Periodical Room) in the library. Some of the women have hats and coats on. Two library staff members are working at the desk.
Periodical Room (Main Reading Room) on the second floor, looking north, 1926
Students are studying at tables in the large Main Reading Room (currently called the Periodical Room) in the library. Two library staff members are working at the desk.
Book exhibit in the Fireplace Room (Library Staff Lounge), 1926
Figurines dressed in historic costumes are displayed on the top of bookshelves in this Veishea book exhibit located in the Library Staff Lounge (currently called the Fireplace Room).
Main (east) entrance to the Library, 1944
A woman is seated on the bench as two women approach the east entrance to the library. Another women is walking down the path from the library.
Close-up view of the main (east) entrance to the library, 1949
A woman dressed in a scarf and coat is entering the east door of the library as another person, partially visible, is exiting the library.
View of 1st addition to the library, 1961
A couple is walking past the rotunda on the south side of the 1st library addition. Another man is wheeling a cart toward the entrance.
View of 1st addition construction of the library, 1961
The 1st addition to the library is being constructed with a rotunda entrance on the south side. A large crane is on the right and a mid 1950's Studebaker is parked on the left.
View of the north side of the library, 1949
Snow-covered trees surround this north view of the library.
Close-up view of the main (east) entrance to the library, 1925
The year 1923 is engraved above the doorway of the east entrance to the library. The tower peaks of Margaret Hall are reflected in the glass window above the entrance.