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Library Collections

Currently, the combined libraries (Main Campus, Music, and West Seneca) have more than 246,000 volumes, subscribe to over 500 print periodical titles (with over 3700 available online), and have seating for 257 patrons. In addition to the main circulating collection the libraries also house several special collections: Reference Collection, Juvenile Collection, Nicholson Collection, School of Music performances, Buffalo Bible Institute.

Research Collections

  • The Ada M. Kidder Memorial Library at Houghton College's West Seneca Campus contains approximately 30,000 volumes. Since the campus was once the Buffalo Bible Institute, the strength of the collection is in Biblical Studies. After the campus was acquired b