Green is Stanford University's main research library, and has collections in the humanities, social sciences, area studies, and interdisciplinary areas.
The Stanford University Libraries include Green Library (the main campus library), Lathrop Library (technology services & study spaces), 14 specialized branch and department libraries, and 3 auxiliary libraries housing less-used or overflow materials. Five coordinate libraries, connected to graduate schools and other organizations, have their own websites and policies. The collections of all these libraries are indexed in SearchWorks.
Technology support, East Asia Library, SUL technical services departments, and 24-hour study locations.
Basic information about the Archive, including access, contacts, directions, and parking.
Holdings in art, architecture, and design include twentieth century ephemera, architectural treatises, and artists’ books.
Map library, GIS support, and collection covering geology, seismology, energy resources engineering & more.
The Classics Library is a small departmental library open to all members of the Stanford community with valid university ID cards.
Highlights include current curriculum materials (including children's books), historical textbooks and college catalogs.
The David Rumsey Map Center enables and promotes interdisciplinary scholarship through the use of cartographic information in all forms—from paper to digital.
Social sciences and humanities for all historical periods in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean languages.
In Pacific Grove, CA; focuses on marine biology, oceanography, fisheries, and other aquatic sciences.
Among the world’s most important repositories for materials on political, social, and economic change in the modern era.
State-of-the-art medical library with a substantial digital collection and clinical decision tools to researchers worldwide.
Well-equipped legal research library that supports the curriculum, programs and clinics of the law school.
The Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library supports research and teaching for the departments of Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Statistics.
Supports research in photon science, particle physics and astrophysics, and more.
Acquires and preserves manuscripts, rare books, and university archives.
Infrequently-used books & journals from campus libraries. Visit in person, or page materials for delivery to another campus library.
Off-campus holdings at SAL3 are delivered to campus libraries by requests made in SearchWorks.
Off-campus holdings can be paged for delivery to campus libraries.
Tanner Philosophy Library is a departmental library open to all members of the Stanford community.