The Duane G. Meyer Library, named in honor of former president Dr. Duane G. Meyer, has been Missouri State's main library since it was built in 1980. An expansion and renovation was completed in 2002. It is located at 850 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway. Among the resources and services offered by the Duane G. Meyer Library are over 782,000 books and subscriptions to over 35,000 online periodicals and newspapers. In addition, the library contains over 985,000 state, federal and United Nations government documents. The library includes a significant area for Special Collections and Archives, electronic classrooms, and computer labs for student and faculty use. It also contains the BearCLAW, the University Testing Center, and TRIO. A central feature of the Library and of the campus is the Jane A. Meyer Carillon with its complement of 48 bronze bells.
Address: 850 S John Q Hammons Pkwy Springfield, MO 65897
Building abbreviation: LIBR