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Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center

Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center
Established 1982
Location Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Campus Atlanta University Center
Website http://www.auctr.edu/

The Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center is a library in Atlanta which serves the five members of the Atlanta University Center, the world's oldest consortium of historically black colleges and universities (Clark Atlanta University, the Interdenominational Theological Center, Morehouse College, Morris Brown College, and Spelman College). The library, constructed in 1982, is named for Robert Winship Woodruff, former CEO of the Coca Cola Company.[1]

The library is a member of GALILEO.

Collections

The Woodruff Library owns over a million items, including approximately 383,000 print volumes, 43,000 electronic books, 867,000 microforms, 314,000 government documents, 17,000 theses and dissertations, 35,000 bound periodicals, 1,500 current periodical subscriptions, 7,000 compact discs, more than 200 databases, and nearly 7,500 cubic feet (210 m3) of archival collection. The Archives and Special Collections department specializes in materials about the African American experience and the history of AUC schools.[1]

References

External links

  • Library Home Page
  • Custodian: Morehouse College Martin Luther King Jr. Collection
  • Archives and Special Collections at the Robert W. Woodruff Library
  • Finding A Way Online Exhibit
  • Digital Commons at the Robert W. Woodruff Library

Coordinates: 33°45′05″N 84°24′48″W / 33.75139°N 84.41333°W / 33.75139; -84.41333

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