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About the Libraries: Library Directory & Floor Plans

The Mount Allison University Libraries and Archives include the Ralph Pickard Bell Library (Main Library), the Alfred Whitehead Music Library, and the University Archives.

Music Library

Looking for books about music, scores or printed music? 

The Music Library is located on the lower floor of the Marjorie Young Bell Conservatory of Music. 

It also provides access to audio-visual resources in a variety of media, and online databases including music streaming.

                   THIRD FLOOR          (Blue Carpet)   
Library Collections •    General Collection Call numbers AG
•    Mary Mellish Folklore Collection
•    Special Collections and Rare Books
•    Mount Allison University Archives
Services & Facilities •    Computer lab
•    Library theatre
•    Quiet study areas
Offices •    Archivist | Special Collections Librarian
                   SECOND FLOOR          (Green Carpet)   
Library Collections •    General Collection Call numbers HL, NP
(M located in Music Library)
Services & Facilities •    Centre for Early Modern Visual Culture (CEMVC)
•    Quiet study areas
•    Washrooms
                   MAIN / ENTRANCE FLOOR          (Grey Carpet)   
Library Collections •    Reference Collection
•    Browsing newspapers, magazines, & journals
•    Bell Acadiana Collection
Services & Facilities •    Access Services: Borrowing | Holds | Novanet Express| Course Reserves | Interlibrary loans 
•    Research Help
•    ScotiaSPARC - Student Peer Academic Resource Centre 
•    Multifunction printer/scanner/photocopiers 
•    Flying Bean Café
•    Computers 
•    Mountie Money machine
•    Gender inclusive accessible washroom 
Offices •    Librarians | Technical Services | IT Specialist | Head of Access & ILL
•    Library Administration: Dean of Libraries & Archives | Admin Assistant
                   GROUND FLOOR          (Red Carpet)  
Library Collections •    General Collection Oversize Call numbers A → L, P     
(M located in Music Library)
•    Serials Collections: Journals | Oversize Journals | Newspapers
•    Microform Collection: Microfilm | Microfiche 
•    Theses Collection
Services & Facilities •    Microform readers
•    Quiet study areas
•    Group study rooms
•    Washrooms
                   BASEMENT FLOOR          (Beige Carpet)   
Library Collections •    General Collection Call numbers Q → Z
•    General Collection Oversize Call numbers Q → Z
•    Basement Reference Collection | Maps | Atlases
•    Government Documents Collection
•    Mary Mellish Folklore Journals Collection 
•    Video Collection: DVDs | VHS
Services & Facilities •    Quiet study areas
•    Academic Drop-in Centres (Scheduled hours)