Hunt Library

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The history of the Carnegie Mellon University library is a reflection of Carnegie Mellon’s history – pragmatic and entrepreneurial. The first libraries on campus were departmental libraries scattered across campus and tucked away in offices. As faculty and students realized a central library was needed, the various collections were moved into the Hut, a converted WWI canteen. During WWII, the library was moved back into repurposed offices. Finally, in 1961, thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Roy H

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  • Address: Carnegie Mellon University 4909 Frew St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
  • Zip Code: 15213
  • State or Province: PA
  • Country: USA
  • Archive Facility Type: Campus Library - Open Access
  • Ownership: Owned
  • Shared: Shared With Other Archive Projects
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