1.1 million microforms
Approximately 625 current print journal subscriptions
and electronic access to more than 50,000 titles.
Electronic full-text collections include e-books from NetLibrary, ACLS History Project and Springer and e-journals in Project Muse, JSTOR, Springer/Kluwer, Oxford University Press, Sage, Wiley/Blackwell, PsycArticles, IEEE, ACM, ACS, IOP, History Cooperative and ScienceDirect.
Expenditures for library materials (2010/11): over $2.1 million
Available via the library home page are a multitude of databases, including multidisciplinary databases such as Academic OneFile and Wilson OmniFile; America: History and Life and Historical Abstracts; CINAHL; ERIC; Humanities Abstracts; MathSciNet; Medline; MLA Bibliography; PsycINFO; PsycARTICLES; WilsonWeb; WorldCat; business databases ProQuest ABI-INFORM, Global Market Information Database, Marketline, Mergent, Morningstar; Web of Science, a comprehensive citation database to the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and technology; Engineering Village 2, an interdisciplinary engineering database, plus IEEE Xplore and SAE Digital Library; Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe; and NAXOS Music and Video Libraries. For a complete list, click on Find Articles from the library homepage.
Wireless Network throughout library with laptops available for library use
Proxy server for remote access to electronic collections
Circulation of library materials
Course Reserve--print materials at Circ. Desk, e-reserves
via the Library website
Reference Desk, telephone, e-mail, and instant messaging reference service
Computerized database searching
Library and Internet instruction
10 Library Faculty
4 Part-time Faculty
2 Academic Library Administrators
4 Administrative Professionals
17 Clerical/Technical Staff
4 Part-time Staff
30 (est.) Part-time Student Assistants
Information Commons (Main level, north wing) - 37 PC and 8 Apple workstations; 33 laptops available at Circulation Desk for in-library use.
Instruction Labs (222 and 225A) – Each with 25 student workstations networked to 1 instructor station (for library instruction/teaching purposes only).
Open 24 hours
Open until 2:00AM
8:00AM – 2:00AM
Oakland University, Kresge Library
2200 N Squirrel Rd., Rochester, MI 48309
(248) 370 - 4426