Top 25 Largest Libraries in North America

Excerpt from The Librarian’s Book of Lists, in terms of volumes.

  1. Library of Congress
  2. Harvard University
  3. Boston Public Library
  4. Yale University
  5. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  6. University of Toronto
  7. University of California, Berkeley
  8. Columbia University
  9. University of Texas at Austin
  10. Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
  11. University of Michigan
  12. New York Public Library
  13. Indiana University
  14. University of Chicago
  15. Stanford University
  16. University of California, Los Angeles
  17. Toronto Public Library
  18. Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information
  19. Cornell University
  20. University of Wisconsin, Madison
  21. County of Los Angeles Public Library
  22. University of Washington
  23. Detroit Public Library
  24. Princeton University
  25. University of Alberta

So…who wants to go on a road trip?

Advertisements

Author: ccharle2

A public learning and services librarian. When I am not reading, I can be found running or counting bats.

1 thought on “Top 25 Largest Libraries in North America”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s