Special collections

Vermont Collections (Samuel Read Hall & Willey Libraries)

Samuel Read Hall Library and Willey Library both have unique Vermont Collections. The collections contain materials relating to Vermont and, in particular, the three counties of the Northeast Kingdom: Caledonia, Essex, and Orleans and Lamoille County. This includes town reports, books, newspapers, geological guides, laws, and more.

 

NVU Libraries Archives (Samuel Read Hall & Willey Libraries)

The Samuel Read Hall Library houses the archives of NVU-Lyndon (formerly Lyndon State College). The collection contains materials related to the history of the college and includes student newspapers and yearbooks, and photographs. Ask at the Library Information Desk for access to these materials.

The Willey Library houses the archives of NVU-Johnson (formerly Johnson State College). The collection contains materials related to the history of the college and includes student newspapers and yearbooks, and photographs. Ask at the Library Information Desk for access to these materials. The archive is located on the 3rd floor.

 

Instructional Materials Center (Samuel Read Hall Library)

The Instructional Materials Center on the second floor of the Samuel Read Hall Library contains a collection of curriculum materials primarily intended for students doing practice teaching. These include textbooks, videos, games, and hands-on learning materials. Next to the IMC on the 2nd floor of the Samuel Read Hall Library, the Juvenile Collection has a large selection of children’s materials.

 

Alice Whiting Children’s Reading Room (Willey Library)

Located on the first floor, it houses a collection of children’s literature: fiction, nonfiction and reference used by student teachers, America Reads, and Children’s literature classes.

 

Government Documents (Willey Library)

The Government documents collection is housed on the first floor of the Willey library in compact movable shelving. The collection is available for use by the academic community and the general public. Print documents and microforms are included in this collection as well as online documents.

 

Music Scores (Samuel Read Hall Library)

Musical Scores: a listing by composer of the music scores housed in the Samuel Read Hall Library. These items do not appear in the VSC Online Catalog.