Library Spaces

The third and fourth floors were given to graduate research and instruction. Four Graduate Reading Rooms were given to graduate students along with classrooms for meetings and seminars, across the corridor.

The reading rooms each had about 8000 volumes and were open with the rest of the library, 14 hours daily. 

General Library, North Lobby, ca.1922-23
General Library, Circulation Desk, 1925
General Library, Reference Room, ca. 1920s
General Library, Periodical Room, 1925
General Library, Periodical Reading Room, April 1939
General Library, Graduate Reading Room 4 (history and political science), May 1929
General Library, Graduate Reading Room 3 (Philosophy and Mathematics), ca. 1925

Library Departments