Collins Memorial Library


Department Overview
The Periodicals unit is part of Acquisitions. Periodicals oversees the maintenance of our electronic journal holdings and the ordering and receiving of journals and newspapers. We subscribe to approximately1000 titles and receive an average of 25 journals and newspapers each day. Besides print and microform, the library has almost 80,000 full text journals in more than 150 databases.

If you would like to know if Collins Memorial Library subscribes to a particular title, please use our Journal Locator.

How to locate Periodicals
All periodicals are shelved in alphabetical order. Our browsing collection of popular magazines and newspapers can be found in the West Reading Room located in the front of the library. Other current periodicals are located in the basement room 007. Bound periodicals are located in the basement in these locations:

Peper Periodicals A- American Geologist: Room 012
Peper Periodicals American Harp -JAMA and Current Periodicals: Room 007
Peper Periodicals James - Z: Room 006
Microfilm/Microfiche: Room 013

Circulation Policy
Periodicals are for in-library use only and cannot be checked out. Copy machines are located in the basement of Collins Library, room 013.