Libraries and Collections

photograph of library facilities in the geography department.Within Walker Science Building the department houses several collections.  We have a geology research collection of surveys, reports, and journals.  Associated with this collection is perhaps the most comprehensive well log and core collection of the northern Gulf South.  The collection includes well logs stored in the lab and a core collection in our basement and in a warehouse on campus.  We have numerous rock and mineral collections, a minerology teaching collection, and several public display cases housing some of our rock and gem collection.

Our libraries also include a geography special collection of books and journals.  Also the collection includes an extensive map collection specializing in Mississippi, the Gulf South, and Middle America.