Facts about Musselman Library

General Information

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

Collections

  • Print volumes: 412,379
  • E-books: 307,926
  • Periodical subscriptions:
    • Print: 333
    • Electronic: 60,802
    • Online Databases: 300
  • Music Scores: 9,438 print; 24,412 online
  • Media:
    • DVDs and Videos: 16.032
    • Films Online: 42,238
    • Sound Recordings: 11,260 CDs; 520,797 online
  • Microforms: 71,368
  • Archives/Manuscripts: 4,162 linear feet
  • Gett Digital Collections: 32

Hours

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

Circulation

Items checked out: 48,887 (June 2014 - May 2015)

Research & Instruction

Research questions answered: 3635 (June 2014-May 2015)

Information literacy instruction sessions taught: 232 (Academic Year 14/15)

Research Appointments: 179 (Academic Year 14/15)

Interlibrary Loan

Items received for Gettysburg users: 7,127 (Academic Year 14/15)

Items sent to other libraries: 71,91 (Academic Year 14/15)