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The Tucson Headquarters Library supports the mission of NSF's National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory in the following ways:
Informational Services: The Library
purchases informational materials to support the research activities of
staff; preserves, organizes, and provides access to
historical information; facilitates access to information in
locates and obtains journal articles; and fills information requests.
Electronic Resources: The Library
a website to facilitate access to information in digital format, with links to electronic journals, reference sources, news items, and digital information sources.
Page created 9.13; last updated 3.16
Physical Collection: The library maintains and circulates a collection of books, journals, atlases, observatory publications, and historical documents in astronomy, mathematics, physics, science, and technology. These materials may be checked out for an indefinite period of time, but after two weeks, if another patron wishes to see the material, we will recall it. We do not share circulation information with staff.
Physical Space: The library provides areas
for quiet study and for collaborative meetings. We also have a public printer, scanner, computer, and whiteboard.
Publications Lists: The librarian tracks
Scientific Staff and publications
that cite the use of data obtained from our telescopes,