Learn to Spin Vinyl at the Bates College Library!

Come to Audio and find out why so many students are discovering vinyl. We have over 10,000 record albums of every genre.


IMF eLibrary campus trial

Access to all International Monetary Fund statistics, books, analytical papers, periodicals and reports at

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Audio/Video Spaces for Use in Ladd

Did you know that the Bates College Library has 6 viewing rooms? Did you know that you can use them for classes AND personal entertainment?


Doing a Literature Review?

Then you will definitely want to know about Oxford Bibliographies! Ground yourself in authoritative recommendations on your topic by scholars in the field. On campus, just go to

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