About the Library
The new Engineering Library is a major element within the Jen-Hsun Huang School of Engineering Center -- a forward-looking facility that reflects the preeminent reputation of the Stanford School of Engineering. The purpose of this facility, its services and its collections is to provide an environment for information discovery, utilization, creation, and management.
The Library space and services are designed to foster collaboration among students and faculty, support discovery, retrieval and integration of print and digital information and provide a comfortable ambience with abundant natural light for student and faculty study.
- Fact sheet about the New Engineering Library (07/15/2012)
- Brochure about the new library space
- Update on the New Engineering Library and the Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center (3/31/2010)
- SEQ2 Library Vision: The Information Collaboratory (rev. 07/05/06) - Program statement for the SEQ2 Library, developed by SULAIR staff.
- "The New Frederick Emmons Terman Engineering Library – Where Digital is King," SLA Future Ready blog, March 10, 2011
- "Evolving Library Environments: The Terman Engineering Library at Stanford University," ASEE Engineering Library Division Newsletter, Dec. 2010
- "Stanford: Engineering a Digital Library," Information Today, 11/2010
- "Terman Library adapts to 'bookless' system," Stanford Daily, 10/27/2010
- "Trading Spaces: Science Libraries Confront Print's Decline," Chronicle of Higher Education, 8/6/2010
- "'Bookless' library at Stanford looks to the future" Stanford Report, July 26, 2010
- "Stanford Ushers in the Age of Bookless Libraries" NPR, Morning Edition, 7/8/2010
About the old Terman Building
- The demolition of the old Terman Building is expected to divert more than 99% of all building materials and components away from the landfill. Read about it at: sustainable.stanford.edu/sustainable_demolition
- The rose garden will be replanted in the new park area.
- The Sundial is in storage for now. The University Architect's office and the committee on outdoor art are considering possibilities for long term installation. There is no approval for any installation as of May 1, 2012.
- The Durand Propeller collection was installed in the new Terman Engineering Library in the Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center.
- The portrait of Dr. Terman from the auditorium is also in the new library.