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Birkhoff Mathematical Library

Added Names/Aliases: George David Birkhoff Mathematics Library, Mathematics Department Library
 
 
 
 

HOURS OF OPERATION

 
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General Hours
 
 

CONTACT INFORMATION

 
Contact by Phone
(617) 495-2147
(617) 495-2147
Website
 
Official Website
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Science Center, Third Floor 1 Oxford Street Cambridge, MA, 02138
Map
 
 

ABOUT

 

The Library supports the immediate needs of faculty and graduate students in the Department of Mathematics.

 

Collections

 

Overview

The Birkhoff Library houses a working collection of primary monographs and journals in pure mathematics. The collection of 12,000 monographs and journals is non-circulating. The monographs are largely duplicates of titles in the Cabot Science Library, which are circulating.

 
 

LIBRARY SERVICES

 
  • Introduction
  • Research appointments are provided by staff in Cabot Library; undergraduate and graduate reserves are supported in Cabot Library. Reserves for some graduate courses are in Birkhoff Library. A Library Assistant is available from 9am-12pm.

  • Research Appointments
  • Please call 617-495-5353 or e-mail for research instruction and appointments.

  • Graduate Reserves
  • Please call 617-495-2147 or e-mail for graduate reserves.

 
 

VISITOR POLICIES

 
  • Visitor
  • Any member of Harvard University may use the library.

 
 

ACCESSIBILITY

 
  • The Library is wheelchair accessible, although the door does not open automatically.