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Microfilm - Major Collections

All the collections mentioned below have a separate location within the Microforms Library. Additional collections and titles are shelved together according to film number.

Current Newspapers on Microfilm

These include back issues of newspapers to which the library currently subscribes. They are arranged alphabetically according to the title of the newspaper.

Major U.S. Newspapers Held in the MSU Microforms Libraries.

MSU Theses

Prior to a change in library policy, MSU theses were received on microfilm. This film is shelved separately by film number and has an orange dot sticker on the film boxes. Please note: If you are looking for a recently published MSU thesis it will most likely be found on microfiche, not microfilm. Check the catalog for location.

Short Title Catalog

These film are a collection of early English books. The collection is divided into two parts: STCI and STCII. The film is shelved numerically according to reel number within each collection.