Library Collections

Browsing Collection

The Browsing Collection is located to the left of the Rotunda on Level 1 of the Library. This collection is designed for recreational reading and includes many popular books, mysteries, romance novels, sci-fi, etc. Faculty, staff, students, and the community are invited to donate used books to this collection. Books are added daily and can be dropped off at the Circulation Desk.

Children's Collection

The Children’s Collection, located in Blagg-Huey Library is comprised of over 39,000 books. The collection of illustrated children’s books, original artwork and teen literature supports the School of Library and Information Sciences, the Department of Education in the College of Professional Education and art students from the College Arts and Sciences. It also serves as a resource for the children of TWU students.

Reference Collection

The print Reference Collection is located on Level 1 of the Library. The materials include a wide variety of handbooks, encyclopedias, atlases, dictionaries, indexes, guides, catalogs, surveys, and microforms.

Woman's Collection

The Woman’s Collection is the largest depository in the Southern United States of research material about women.