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Circulation Collection

All print circulating items are made available for in-library use or for loan (check-out) to all FGL card holders.  Most circulating books are available for interlibrary loan.

Reference Collection

All print reference items are available for in-library use and do not circulate.  Pages may be photocopied for private use or educational purposes according to Fair Use policy.  Reference items do not check out of the Library.

Archives and Special Collections

Aged or fragile items are housed in closed areas of the Library.  Library staff may allow special permission for in-library use.  These items do not circulate or leave the Library.  Photocopies according to Fair Use  guidelines may be allowed according to the condition of individual item.  In addition to the  Archive, other special collections are the Harrison Collection and H.E. Williams Collection.  The digital archive is a work in progress and accessible at http://cdm16952.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm .

Christian Fiction, Young Adult, and Juvenile Collection

Recently added collections to the Library are Christian Fiction, Young Adult fiction and non-fiction, and Juvenile fiction and non-fiction.  These print collections are circulating collections. 

Christian DVD Ministry

A Christian DVD collection has recently been added to the Library collections and does circulate according to audio-visual policy.  


Microfilm readers and printer, as well as the reel-to-reel microfilm collection, is located in the Reference Reading Room.  Print copies are are .10 cents per page and payable in cash at the Circulation Desk.

Education Lab

Items located in the Curriculum Lab of the Education Department may be checked out according to Education Department policy.  Ed Lab materials are not the responsibility of the Felix Goodson Library.

Sloan Media Center

Audio-visual resources and equipment are available to faculty.   The Sloan Media Center is located in the Sloan Center and is not the responsibility of the Felix Goodson Library.