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Collection: Iowa State University Library Photograph Collection
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Student browsing in the library's card catalog, 1962
A male student browses in the library's card catalog.
Ann Page at the Periodical Kardex File, 1962
Ann Page, library office receptionist, works at the periodical kardex file.
Students using study carrels in the newly opened library 1st Addition
Students use three study carrels in the newly opened library 1st Addition.
Student looking at the library building directory in the Rotunda (south) entrance, 1961
A male student looks at the library building directory on the wall inside the Rotunda (south) entrance.
Student chatting with reference librarian William Birdsall
A female student stands and chats with reference librarian William Birdsall, seated at a metal desk next to a room divider with multi-colored circles, circa 1961. There were reference areas like this on each of the first three floors after open…
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.