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West Chester University

25 West Rosedale Avenue
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-430-4400
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Children's Literature

Collection of juvenile literature, including picture books and associated reference books.


Instructional Media Center

Materials which might be used by elementary and secondary school teachers, including K-12 textbooks, curriculum guides, syllabi, kits, posters,transparencies, videos, films, filmstrips, cassettes and LP discs

Government Documents

A selective depository for documents from the U.S. Government Printing Office and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Presser Music Library

Collection includes printed music and recordings as well as video materials, books, microforms, and current periodicals on the subject of music. Facilities include eighteen listening and two viewing stations.

Mather Cartographic Resource Center

The Sandra F. Pritchard Mather and John Russell Mather Cartographic Resource Center (CRC), located on the second (Main) floor of the FHG Library, has a collection of over 3200 maps in addition to atlases, gazetteers and reference books. More than 500 atlases are available to researchers, including historical and international editions.

Special Collections & Archives
Digital Archives

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Special Collections and Archives houses materials dealing with the history of Chester County and West Chester University. Collections include University archives, rare books and other unique materials.