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Collection: Iowa State University Library Photograph Collection
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View behind the reference desk, 1966
Students and staff at the reference desk are viewed through a decorative screen embedded with colorful circles.
View down the aisle towards students in the stacks
A couple of students examine books in the stacks.
Students reading newspapers in the Leisure Reading Collection, Feb. 6, 1976.
Students read newspapers while sitting in chairs by the Leisure Reading Collection.
First Baroque concert in the library, Dec. 7, 1973
The first Baroque concert in the library is held in the upper rotunda lobby outside the Periodical Room, Dec. 7, 1973. Performers in formal dress play instruments including a bassoon, a cello, and a harpsichord.
Students using the Environmental Teach-In Collection
Two students hold a book entitled ""Man: An Endangered Species?"" amid the low shelves of the Environmental Teach-In Collection, while other students sit in the chairs near the collection.
Library Boiler Room
This look inside the library boiler room shows the boilers and pipes used for the library's steam heating.
Room 198 used as the Reserve Room
A long wooden desk with shelves behind it fills one side of the Reserve Room (currently Room 198), with students studying at tables on the other side.
Reference area outside the Periodical Room
Students use indexes and study at tables in the reference area outside the Periodical Room.
Two young women looking through the card catalog
Two young women on either side of a tall table look through drawers of the card catalog in the upper rotunda lobby.
View of the tiers in the newly completed 2nd Addition, 1969
Students at study carrels along the wall of one of the newly completed 2nd Addition tiers in the library, while the shelves are in the process of being filled and labeled with call number ranges.