913 S. University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Hours this week:
|Sunday||1:00 PM - 5:00 PM|
|Monday||08:00 AM - 7:00 PM|
|Tuesday||08:00 AM - 7:00 PM|
|Wednesday||08:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
The Area Programs reference collection is located in room 110 N. Hatcher Graduate Library. The reference collections holds basic reference books (dictionaries, grammars, encyclopedias, collection catalogues, text collections, sacred works, commentaries, biographies, etc.). There are four sections of shelving for the divisions' reference works: Near East; Slavic, East European and Eurasian; South Asia; and Southeast Asia. There also two desktop PC's for use by students, faculty, and visitors, who may login with UM user names and passwords or as visitors. All library electronic resources are accessible. There is as well a microfilm reader.
The University of Michigan Library collects materials in over 400 languages. Area Programs acquires books, journals, magazines, newspapers, and other publications in over 50 of these languages. Together, as represented in MIRLYN, these languages are tabulated in the Language Frequency Count 2011.