Points of Pride
At Morris Library we take great pride in the beautiful new building, the exemplary service we provide to all of our patrons and the superb collections. Below is a list of a few Points of Pride that are the foundation of Morris Library.
- You and the hundreds of alumni and friends who support and give to Morris Library
- 2nd largest publicly-funded university library in Illinois
- Member of the prestigious Association of Research Libraries
- Dozens of Library faculty and staff to serve the students, faculty and researchers of the campus and beyond
- 2.8 million volumes
- 36 million microform units
- 27,979 electronic journals
- 1,275 print subscriptions
- 14,412 other serials
- 225,000 maps
- 93,000 aerial photographs
- OpenSIUC, the open access database of research being conducted at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
- World renowned Special Collections Research Center containing political papers, rare books, and other unique itemsarticipant in the Federal Depository Library Program – administered by the U.S. Government Printing Office
- Archive of Southern Illinois University Carbondale