Gallaudet University Library

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Other Contact Information

800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002
202-651-5217 (Voice)
202-250-2384 (Voice - Other Language)


The Gallaudet University Library is located in the Merrill Learning Center. The Library has approximately 210,000 print books, 320,000 electronic books, 8,000 videos, 70 databases, and 50,000 periodical subscriptions. All these collections are available for public use on campus. The Library has the largest collection of deaf-related materials in the world, including books, periodicals, videos and other types of media, and rare items in the University Archives. The Gallaudet University Library is a member of the Washington Research Library Consortium.

Print Resources

In accordance with its mission, the Library collects materials to support the University's undergraduate and graduate programs and comprehensively collects deaf-related materials.

Review Date

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015