Facts about Musselman Library

General Information

Architect: Hugh Newell Jacobson
Designed: 1976
Ground Broken: September 1979
Occupied: March 1981

Collections

  • Print volumes: 412,787
  • E-books: 263,999
  • Periodical subscriptions:
    • Print: 360
    • Electronic: 56,571
    • Online Databases: 296
  • Music Scores: 9,405 print; 27,500 online
  • Media:
    • DVDs and Videos: 15,460
    • Films Online: 23,892
    • Sound Recordings: 11,135 CDs; 143,394 online
  • Microforms: 71,368
  • Archives/Manuscripts: 3,970 linear feet
  • Gett Digital Collections: 25

Hours

Hours open per week: 140 (when classes are in session)

Circulation

Items checked out: 58,644 (June 2013 - May 2014)

Reference & Instruction

Reference questions answered: 3163 (June 2013-May 2014)

Information literacy instruction sessions taught: 215 (13-14 academic year)

Research Appointments: 234 (2013-14 academic year)

Interlibrary Loan

Items received for Gettysburg users: 9,322 (2013-14 academic year)

Items sent to other libraries: 8,213 (2013-14 academic year)