Discover how we build our collections, and the specialists who maintain each subject area.
Arts and Humanities
From history to museum studies, and architecture to film, music, philosophy, and more.
Applied sciences, engineering, and technology, and aspects of entrepreneurship, including patents and trademarks, industry research, and more.
Research, academic, and clinical literature that support work in the health sciences.
Materials supporting the study of countries, people, culture, and language from around the world.
Mathematics and Sciences
Supporting research in astronomy, statistics, chemistry, earth science, environmental science and sustainability, and more.
Areas dedicated to human society and social relationships, from anthropology to urban planning.
Special Collections and Archives
Rare, unique, and special materials in an array of subjects, from medieval manuscripts to classic children's books.
Video games, printed maps, newspapers, film, and more.
Introductory texts, as well as materials for coursework, lifelong learning, and leisure reading.