WVU Libraries Collections http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/ Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00:03 GMT en-us <![CDATA[African]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=34 34 In the Evansdale Library, African materials are located on the second floor and have Dewey Decimal call numbers. In the Downtown Campus Library, the majority of Africana materials are included under the call numbers beginning with DT.

Bibliographer: Harold Forbes

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<![CDATA[African Americans in the Monticola 1957-1964]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=1 1 This exhibit consists of photos of African American students from the West Virginia University's yearbook, the Monticola, 1957-1964.

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<![CDATA[Agriculture ]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=35 35 Agriculture materials cover subject areas such as plant science, entomology, agronomy, animal and veterinary science, landscape architecture, forestry, wildlife management, parks and recreation, and more.

Bibliographer: Noel Kopriva

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<![CDATA[Appalachian Collection]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=43 43 The Appalachian Collection is on the third floor of the Wise Library in the James V. and Ann Pozega Milano Reading Room. 

Bibliographer: Jo. Brown

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<![CDATA[Art and Art History]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=38 38 Art and art history books and print journals are located at Evansdale Library, primarily at the call number N. 

Bibliographer: Beth Royall

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<![CDATA[Boydell's Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=5 5 This collection includes “100 elegant engravings” from this rare and delicate 1805 edition of Boydell's Graphic Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare.

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<![CDATA[Center for Research Libraries]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=32 32 The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is an international consortium of university, college, and independent research libraries. Scholars and researchers from CRL member institutions have free and unlimited use of the CRL collections through ILL.<

Bibliographer: Penny Pugh

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<![CDATA[Dance]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=39 39 Books on dance are located at Evansdale Library at the call number GV1580.

Bibliographer: Beth Royall

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<![CDATA[David Copperfield]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=8 8 Browse through 23 illustrations from the first edition of Charles Dickens's "favourite child."

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<![CDATA[Digitized Books from the Internet Archive]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=28 28 Selected books digitized from the collections of West Virginia University in cooperation with the Internet Archive. 

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<![CDATA[Engineering and Computer Science]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=42 42 Books that support all disciplines in engineering and computer science are located in the Evansdale Library on the second floor. The books are located in the QA 76 and T call number areas.

Bibliographer: Mary Strife

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<![CDATA[Government Documents]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=37 37 As the Federal regional depository library in West Virginia, we are committed to providing free access to government information.

Bibliographer: Christine Chang

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<![CDATA[History of Medicine]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=51 51 The History of Medicine Collection, currently located on level one of the Health Sciences Library stacks, contains histories of health sciences disciplines, diseases and treatments, biographies of medical pioneers, as well as early textbooks and research publications.

Bibliographer: Lori Hostuttler

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<![CDATA[Isaac Asimov Collection]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=3 3 This online display features visuals and descriptions of some of the over 600 books, games, audio recordings, videos, and wall charts included in the West Virginia University Libraries’ Asimov Collection.

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<![CDATA[Jesse Stuart Digital Collection]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=14 14 This digital collection invites users to browse the book covers, illustrations, inscriptions, and signatures selected from the Maryan Dahmer Jesse Stuart Collection.

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<![CDATA[Libraries Depository]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=44 44 The WVU Libraries' buildings do not have enough space to hold all the books and journals they own. The storage facility is used to keep low-use library materials in a controlled environment.

Bibliographer: Hilary Fredette

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<![CDATA[Maps, Atlases, and Gazetteers]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=53 53 The West Virginia and Regional History Center has a variety of maps available in an extensive collection of individual maps, Archives & Manuscripts collections, atlases, and history books.

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<![CDATA[Mark Twain: Rare Book Digital Collection]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=15 15 This digital collection consists of over 1100 images of illustrations and some text from a selection of the Mark Twain Collection in the WVU Libraries' Rare Books Collection.

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<![CDATA[Music]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=40 40  

Music books, journals and scores are located at Evansdale Library with call numbers M-MT.  Compact disks and listening equipment are available at the Service Desk by the entrance.

Bibliographer: Beth Royall

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<![CDATA[Rare Books]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=47 47 The Rare Books Collection contains old and rare books from the 1400s to the present.  The collection is particularly strong in literature, history, religion, philosophy, and natural history.

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<![CDATA[Shakespeare Online Collection]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=10 10 This digital collection includes images and text from Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Othello scanned from a 1773 edition.

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<![CDATA[Theatre]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=41 41 Books about theatre are located at Evansdale Library at the call number PN2000.  A separate play collection is shelved by author.

Bibliographer: Beth Royall

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<![CDATA[West Virginia Books]]> http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/collection.php?id=49 49 The WVRHC holds the most comprehensive collection of books and periodicals relating to West Virginia in existence.

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