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Q. Do other university libraries have high-density storage facilities?

Answered By: Molly Boyd
Last Updated: Jun 16, 2017     Views: 5

Many large university libraries, including 85%-90% of institutions in the Association of Research Libraries, utilize high-density facilities to help solve their storage problems when faced with the challenge of maintaining strong print collections while providing access to an expanding array of electronic resources and optimizing user spaces.

The websites listed below provide additional information on high-density library storage facilities:

https://libraryarchitecture.wikispaces.com/High-Density+Storage

Library Storage Facilities and the Future of Print Collections in North America (PDF)

Harvard University

University of California Northern Regional Library Facility

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Ave.
Fayetteville, AR 72701-4002
  • Phone: 479-575-4104
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  • Fax: 479-575-6656