A student browsing periodicals in the Jerome Library
A student browsing periodicals in the Jerome Library.
A student reading in the Jerome Library
A student reading in the Jerome Library, near the main entrance.
A student using a copy machine in the Jerome Library
A student using a copy machine in the Jerome Library.
A. Robert Rogers and William T. Jerome at the Jerome Library
Jerome Library Director A. Robert Rogers (left) and BGSU President William T. Jerome (right) conversing at a Jerome Library event.
Addition to Old Library
Construction shot of the addition to the Old Library, located in what is now McFall Center. The photo was taken in the 1950-1951 academic year for the Key yearbook. The addition was completed in 1952 at a final cost of $147,000. It was designed to house increased volumes of books, added research…
As the student population at the university continued to expand throughout the 1940s and 1950s, the size of the administration of the university also increased. To compensate for this, as well as the increasing need for more classroom space, the Board of Trustees approved plans for the construction…
Anne Farley Gaines wall mural in the Jerome Library's Pallister Conference Room
A wall mural in the Jerome Library's Pallister Conference Room, painted by artist Anne Farley Gaines in 1979.
Architecture Studies Building
Constructed in 1981 by the State of Ohio, this building was used for twenty-two years by the Department of Job and Family Services. This office served those filing unemployment claims, and provided access to a variety of resources, and assistance in finding employment. On March 14, 2003 the state…
Artist Donald Drumm during Jerome Library construction
Donald Drumm working on the Jerome Library mural during the library's construction.
Artist Donald Drumm on scaffolding during Jerome Library construction
Artist Donald Drumm stands on scaffolding to work on the Jerome Library mural during the library's construction.