This is the first floor, looking from the main entrance as if you had just walked into the library. Several male students study at tables and chairs. The circulation desk, newspaper rack, and card catalog are on the left.
The library for Fairfield University was located on the first floor of Canisius Hall from 1957 until 1968. Canisius Hall was home to the arts, humanities, and social sciences library; the science library was housed in Xavier Hall during this time. Image date is approximate.
Photographic print; black-and-white; 8 x 10 in.
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Marion Smak. "Canisius Hall (Library), Main Reading Room, looking into the library from the main entrance." 1962. Image Archive. Fairfield University Archives and Special Collections. https://digitalcommons.fairfield.edu/image-archive/1.
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