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  • Central Michigan University Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionLibrary, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. Completed in 1955. Modern in both design and function. This fine air conditioned building is constructed on the modular plan, providing almost complete open_file stack library service. It houses also the audio visual aids and school librarianship departments. Some features of the building include separate quarters...
  • Burrage Library, Olivet College
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionBurrage Library Olivet College, Olivet, Michigan. Burrage Library was built in 1889. It contains approximately 50,000 volumes in open_file stacks, accessible to all students. It is the academic center of Olivet -- a small coeducational church-related college of the liberal arts.