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Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library (314) 935-5268
Kopolow Business Library (314) 935-6334
Chemistry Library (314) 935-6591
Rettner Earth & Planetary Sciences Library (314) 935-5406
East Asian Library (314) 935-5525
Law Library (314) 935-6450
Becker Medical Library (314) 362-7080
Gaylord Music Library (314) 935-5563
Pfeiffer Physics Library (314) 935-6215
Brown School Library (314) 935-6633
Special Collections & Archives (314) 935-5495
West Campus Library (314) 935-5420

The Washington University Libraries are a powerful network of academic resources featuring 12 libraries (10 on the Danforth Campus, one at West Campus, one at the Medical School); vast print and electronic collections; and expert librarians whose first priority is helping students and faculty find the information they need.

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