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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.

R. P. Bell Library Directory

Use the Library Directory to find out on what floor an item is located (for example, books with call numbers beginning with H are on the second floor).

You can also use it to locate group study spaces, library offices, and the locations of the various library services and facilities.

Ralph Pickard Bell Library Directory

3rd Floor (Blue Carpet)

Books with call numbers beginning with A-G

Also on this floor: library instruction/computer lab, theatre, Davidson Collection of Canadiana and Rare Book Room, Mary Mellish Folklore Collection (books), Archives, quiet study areas

2nd Floor (Green Carpet)

Books with call numbers beginning with H-P

Also on this floor: Centre for Early Modern Visual Culture, quiet study areas, washrooms

Entrance Level (Grey Carpet)

Librarians and Research Help Desk

Reference Collection with call numbers beginning A - Z

Access Services, Interlibrary Loans, Course Reserves, and Writing Resource Centre

Current issues of newspapers, magazines, and journals

Also on this floor: Reference Librarians' Office, Bell Collection of Acadiana, photocopiers, printers, scanners, assistive technology, Technical Services office (Acquisitions, Cataloguing, and Serials), library administration, coffee shop, Mountie Money machine, accessible washroom and sharps container

Ground Level (Red Carpet)

Journals with call numbers beginning with A - QP


Microfilms and Microfiche

Student theses

Also on this floor: group study rooms, De-stress Den, Math & Physics Resource Centres, washrooms

Basement (Beige Carpet)

Journals with call numbers beginning with QR - Z

Books with call numbers beginning with Q - Z

Basement Reference Collection (Call numbers A - Z)

Government publications and maps

Movies (DVD and VHS materials)

Also on this floor: quiet study areas

Poster Version

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