National Library Relocations

70 Bridge Rd
Islandia, NY 11749


4 Springfield Street
Three Rivers, MA 01080

Dartmouth College Special Collections

Date: October 26, 1998 - December 4, 1998

Volumes: 6.5 Million Manuscripts, 500,000 Photographs, 95,000 Rare Books

Project Time Frame: 32 days

Project Details: Involved segregation, relocation, resequencing and interfiling of a large Special Collections Department. Collections were segregated and resequenced from eight (8) different areas within the Baker Library and from an off-site storage facility and relocated to the new Rauner Special Collections Library. All collections and materials were cleaned during the moving process. Designated furnishings, map cases and the Three Dimensional Object Collection were also moved. During the Special Collections move, approximately 150,000 volumes from the Art and Baker Library were also relocated.

Moving A Library