The library offers collections that support research, coursework, professional development, and personal interests. These collections offer diverse resources and formats: books, e-books, journals, newspapers, videos, audio books, CDs, DVDs, etc.
The following list outlines the collections on each level. Scroll down the page for brief collection descriptions with links to more information.
Audiovisual Collection info
Films, music, slides, and audio books, plus listening/viewing equipment.
Curriculum Materials info
Lesson plan materials, children's and adolescent literature, agriculture services/development items, and Texas state-adopted textbooks.
Limited & Local Collections info
Manuscripts, photographs, art works, rare books, and Tarleton State University historical records.
Map Collection info
Cartographic materials of continents, states, counties, and cities, plus subject maps like vegetation and geology.
Lower Level floor plan
Current and past issues of journals, magazines, trade publications, and newspapers.
Reference Collection info
Almanacs, subject encyclopedias and dictionaries, legal resources, indexes, style guides, and literary criticism resources.
U.S. & Texas Government Documents
Reports and other documents published by the United States Government Printing Office and Texas state agencies.
Main Level floor plan
Houses most of the library's checkoutable books, both fiction and non-fiction.
Upper Level floor plan
Cross Timbers Historic Images Project
A collection of 19th and 20th century historic images from the Cross Timbers area of Central Texas.
Online access to articles, reviews, reference books, and research reports. Require Tarleton NTNET login.
List of electronic book sources. Many are publicly available; some require Tarleton NTNET login.
Library Catalog info
Search tool for locating items in Tarleton Libraries' collections: books, media, periodicals, and more.