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ACQ Acquistions Department – handles purchases of books and other library materials. Ground Floor South
ANNEX An off-site storage facility which is not open to the public, but from which books may be requested. Ask at Circulation
ARCHIVES University Archives 726 Lewis Hall
CLOSED Materials that are rare, valuable and fragile are locked away in Closed Stacks in our Special Collections Dept. but some can be brought out by request. Special Collections, Rm. 401, 4 West
COMIC Comic Art Collection Special Collections, Rm. 401, 4 West
     
DATA-ARC Data Archives – numeric data on CDs ready for statistical analysis 1 South
DELTA Delta Center Portageville, Missouri
DEPOSITORY UM Library Depository, an off-site storage facility which is not open to the public but from which materials may be requested. ask at Circulation
DOCS Federal Government Documents Collection 1 East
DOCS-REF Reference books in the Federal Government Documents Collection 1 East
EDUC-T Historic Textbook Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
ENGR Engineering Library & Technology Commons W2001 Lafferre Hall
FILM Microfilm Rm. 401, 4 West
FLM Frank Luther Mott Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
F.L.MOTT Frank Luther Mott Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
FOI Freedom of Information Center Rm. 127, Neff Annex
GEOL Geology Library Rm. 201, Geological Sciences Building
HRAF Human Relations Area Files, a microfilm collection covering world cultures Special Collections Rm. 406, 4 West
HSL Health Sciences Library Connected with Medical School complex. See Campus Library Map
JGN John G. Neihardt Collection Special Collections, Rm. 401, 4 West
JOUR Journalism Library 27 Neff Annex
JOUR-F Fields Photojournalism Collection MU ELLIS, Rm. 202
JOUR MICRO Current Periodicals Reading Room 1 West
JUVENILE Juvenile Collection 3 West Stacks
LAGO Mary Lago Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
LARGE Large books Rm. 201
LAW Law Library John K. Hulston Hall
MATH Math Library Rm. 206, Math Sciences Bldg.
MED Health Sciences Library Connected with Medical School complex. See Campus Library Map
MICD Microcard Collection Rm. 303, 3 West
MICF Microfiche Collection Special Collections, 4 West
MICPT Microprint Collection Rm. 303, 3 West
MODOC Missouri Government Document Collection 1 East
MORGUE Newspaper Library Rm. 316, Lee Hills Hall
MU MU Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
PEDEN Special Collections Rm. 401, 4 West
RARE Rare Book Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
RECORD 33 1/3 vinyl disc in Recorded Sound Collection Rm. 4A22, 4 East
REF Reference book collection 1 South
SANBORN Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Special Collections, 4 West
SERIAL SET United States Congressional Serial Set 1 East
SHS State Historical Society of Missouri Ground Floor, East side
SPEC Special Collections 4 West
SPEC-MU MU Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
TAPE Audio tape in Recorded Sound Collection Rm. 4A22, 4 East
TECHSER Technical Services 52 Ellis Library
TEXTBOOK Historic Textbook Collection Rm. 401, 4 West 
THESIS Theses and dissertations by MU masters and doctoral students Housed in offsite storage facility. Ask at Circulation Desk, or get full-text online through database Current Research at MU.
TMJ Thomas Moore Johnson Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
TMJOHNSON Thomas Moore Johnson Collection Rm. 401, 4 West
VET MED Veterinary Medical Library Rm. W218, Veterinary Medicine Bldg.
VIDEO Video in Recorded Sound Collection Rm. 4A22, 4 East
WEINBERG Journalists in Fiction Collection Special Collections, Rm. 401, 4 West
XLARGE Extra Large Books Rm. 201
XM Missouri government publications Govt Documents Dept, 1 East