J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library

The library provides collections of books, journals, maps, and documents that support learning and research. Recently, the building was upgraded with 250 new computer workstations; new scanners and printers, including a 3D printer; improved wireless access; and functional, ergonomic furnishings and workspaces, including laptop bars and booths. It also offers 24-hour access to a study room for students, faculty, and staff. The library also houses the archives and a complete collection of printed material documenting the people and institutions of the local area.

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1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931

Place Type

Services

Website

mtu.edu

Upcoming Events

MTRAC 2020 Funding Talk & Lunch

Are you faculty member engaged in research at Michigan Tech with a goal to solve a problem that addresses a market need? Do you envision a path to commercialization in the near and long term? If so...

9/20 11 am
Introduction to Data Management Planning

Many research proposals require a data management plan or DMP. This session will cover the basics of data management planning including agency requirements, the elements of a good data management...

10/2 12:05 pm
Husky Innovate Series: Protect Your Innovation

Do you have an innovative idea or an innovation that you want to protect and yet promote? How do you know if someone hasn’t already developed something similar? How can you protect your idea while...

10/9 5 pm
Introduction to Excel Workshop

This session will be an introduction to the basic functions of Excel. We will cover tricks for entering data, formatting cells, and basic formulas and charts. The class may get to advanced formulas...

10/31 12:05 pm

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Cynthia Perkins

Cynthia Perkins left a positive review 2/1/2017

I appreciated this opportunity to connect, and understand the questions that are formulating. It helps us all to keep these lines of communication open.

Scott Xiong

Scott Xiong left a positive review 8/25/2015

It was great although I felt that there wasn't much information displayed around the library about Studying Aboard.