Onsite Resources

The Wolbach Library maintains a collection of over one hundred thousand items housed on two floors of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, and includes books, journals, maps, charts, microforms, and audio-visual materials. Among the unique holdings are the historic Astronomical Institutions (AI) collection, Harvard Astronomy Department Dissertations, International Astronomy and Astrophysics Theses, and Harvard Astronomy Department Research Tutorial final papers.

The Library offers access to:

  • desktop computers (Mac, PC)
  • Devices Collection 
    • This includes laptops, tablets, headphones, accessories, and more
  • Visual Astronomy Display
  • copiers (feeder, scan to/print from USB, book edge)
  • printers and scanners
  • individual and group study spaces
  • collaborative meeting space
  • lounge and workspace
  • espresso machine (free for students, $1/pod for nonstudents)
  • self-checkout kiosk