Serials Department
Robert J. Terry Library

Serials Overview

The Serials Department is located on the second floor of the Robert James Terry Library. The Serials Department Information Desk is located just inside the Current Periodicals Room.

Currently, the Robert James Terry Library receives approximately 1,800 serial publications in electronic and print format. The holdings and locations of journal titles currently subscribed to by the library can be accessed through the online library catalog.  The second floor Serials Collection is comprised of titles from the following disciplines: Education, Engineering, General Interest, General Sciences, Humanities, Pharmacy and the Social Sciences.

While the main Serials Collection is located on the second floor of the library, additional serial collections are divided by discipline. These serial collections are housed in other locations.

Business Serials are located on the fifth floor in the Business Library. Serial subscriptions that pertain to African-American Life and Culture are held in the Heartman Collection on the first floor.

The Current Newspaper Collection is located at the end of the current periodical shelving units. Newspapers are arranged alphabetically by title. Most of the newspapers are kept for a three months period.

All of the journal and newspaper titles held by the Robert James Terry Library are non-circulating.