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Bookstore and Library Resources

It goes without saying that books and research are a major part of college life. The Spelman College Bookstore, The Atlanta University Library, and the Galileo Databases will prove very helpful to you as you study at Spelman. Visit often.

The Spelman College Bookstore

In addition to carrying all texts and manuals required or recommended for courses at the College, the Bookstore has a large assortment of fiction and non-fiction books, and gladly accepts special orders at no additional charge. School supplies, magazines, newspapers, toiletries, sweatshirts, gift items, general greeting and contemporary cards, film, snacks and Spelman paraphernalia are also available.

Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center

Located at 111 James P. Brawley Drive S.E., The Woodruff Library serves Spelman as well as the other AUC member schools: Clark University, Morehouse College and the Interdenominational Theological Center. Library hours are generally 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 a.m., Monday - Thursday with abbreviated hours on weekends. Visit the Library Web site for detailed information and directions. Shuttle service to and from the Library is also available. Schedules may be picked up from the Public Safety Office.

Galileo Databases

An initiative of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia, GALILEO stands for GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online, and is a World Wide Web-based virtual library boasting access to multiple information resources. Through Galileo, you may access over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories and government publications.