Answered By: Webmaster Kean
Last Updated: Jan 07, 2019     Views: 1653

Books in the Main Collection can be checked at the Circulation Desk; books in the Reference Collection need to be used in the Library.  The Reference Collection contains books that usually aren't read through, but rather are referred to, such as encyclopedias, handbooks, almanacs, atlases, directories, compilations of statistics, etc.  The Reference Collection is often a good place to find background information about a research topic.

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