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Zondervan Library: Collections & Reserves

For the duration of suspended in-person classes, the Zondervan Library will support students and faculty with coursework and projects virtually. This page highlights services, resources, and contacts that you may need or want to explore in the weeks to co

Special Collections & Reserves

Collections & Reserves

 

 

The Library houses a few very specialized collections that are non-circulating,

meaning they cannot be checked out and therefore must be used within the Library or University Archives.

 

Collections

Collections

Circulating Collections

Circulating Collections

 

Circulating Collections are items in the Library that borrowers may take out of the Library. 

These collections include:

  • Main Collection
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Juvenile
  • Lewis Collection

Non-Circulating Collections

Non-Circulating Collections

 

Non-Circulating Collections are items in the Library that borrowers may only use in the Library or in designated areas. 

These collections include:

  • Periodicals (e.g., journals, magazines, newspapers)
  • Reference
  • Special Collections
  • Storage
    If you want access to a periodical held in "Storage," please email the full article citation to the Check Out desk so that our staff can retrieve the article and make it available to you. Please allow 3 days from the time of your request for it to be delivered. You will be contacted by email when it's available at the Check Out desk.

Institutional Repository Pillars

Institutional Repository: Pillars

 

Pillars collects, preserves, and disseminates the intellectual and creative output of Taylor's students, faculty, and staff. 

This is an online collection and can be accessed from around the world. Additional information on use and submissions is available on the Pillars site.

Ayres Collection

Ayres Collection

 

This collection preserves materials of special interest to the Taylor community and/or materials that are of extraordinary value.

Items in this collection must meet one or more of the following criteria:

  1. Written, edited, or produced by Taylor constituents.
  2. Content is about Taylor constituents.
  3. Materials that are of extraordinary value either because they are rare or because the cost or nature of the material requires special handling or protection.

The Ayres Collection is housed in the Ringenberg Archives, located across from the Library's main entrance, and is a non-circulating collection.

Reserves

Reserves

Items on Reserve

 

During the Fall 2020 semester, Reserves are not available due to material quarantine protocols. 

We hope this service can resume in J-term and Spring 2021. 

Check back for more details!

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