The Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library holds the University's library collections of more than 260,000 volumes, over 800,000 pieces of microfiche and microfilm, 383 current periodical titles, 29,995 bound volumes of periodicals, and a collection of phonograph records, tapes, CDs, DVDs, and films. E-books account for over 60,000 and E-journal over 9,000 titles.
The library also houses the University Archives, a curriculum production lab, and two computer labs.
In the past year the library has initiated improvements in technology for delivering library services and collaborative learning. One such improvement, The Information Commons, is designed for individual and group study. Located on the first floor within the reference area, it provides strategically situated leisure seating and study tables equipped with computers.
Dayton Library Learning Commons
To improve service at CSU-Dayton, the library has designated space for a small library that will house books, print periodicals, computers, and study tables, and seat twenty simultaneous users.