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Student napping in the library, 1957
A female student puts her head down to nap on her books at a table in the library.
Student using the Typing Room in the newly opened 1st Addition, 1961
A male student uses a typewriter in the Typing Room of the newly opened 1st Addition.
Library monitor checking books inside library Rotunda (south) entrance, 1961.
A library monitor, Mrs. Isabel Matterson, checks the books of three women inside the library Rotunda (south) entrance.
Periodical Room (Reference and Reading Room) seen from above, 1954
A bird's eye view shows the entire Reference and Reading Room in the library (currently called the Periodical Room).
Reserve desk in Room 198 (Reserve Room), 1925
The reserve desk is shown in the Reserve Room (currently Room 198) in the newly opened library.
Students perusing books in the New Book Shelf area, 1944
Students peruse books in the New Book Shelf area.
Students studying in the Periodical Room (Main Reading Room), 1944
Many students wearing military uniforms study in the Main Reading Room (currently called the Periodical Room).
The tiers (stacks) of the newly opened library, 1925
A man sits at a study carrel in the stacks (now called tiers) in the newly opened library.
Bookends Reading Room (Periodical Reading Room) as it first appeared in the newly opened library, 1925
Students study in the Periodical Reading Room (currently called the Bookends Reading Room) in the newly opened library.
Circulation Desk (Loan Desk) as it first appeared in the newly opened library, 1925
The Loan Desk (currently called Circulation Desk) is shown as it first appeared in the newly opened library.