Henry Madden Library - Fresno State University
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N 36° 48.698 W 119° 44.946
11S E 254767 N 4077503
Quick Description: Located at California State University, Fresno 5200 N. Barton Avenue Fresno CA 93740
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2008 10:41:34 AM
Waymark Code: WM3M56
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
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Long Description:
The Henry Madden Library developed over several decades and until 2005 occupied a complex of three buildings built in the 1950s, 60s, and 80s. The original library and an 1970 addition were razed to make way for a new $91 million project to add more than 261,848 square feet to the library. The Special Collections and programs within the library include
Sanoian Special Collections and Woodward Library -Local History
The Map Library includes an extensive map and photo archive
Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children's Literature
Curriculum/Juvenile Library
Ronald J. Harlan Music Collection
Federal Government Document Repositry
Classification of Library: Academic Library (Student, Alumni or Faculty)

Internet access available: Yes - Your Laptop: Free

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday 7:45 A.M. - 11:00 P.M. Friday 7:45 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Saturday 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. Sunday 1:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.

Approximate date of opening.: 01/01/1955

Library Website: [Web Link]

Additional Internet Connection Options: Not listed

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