Library Collections


These items support Brenau’s academic programs and may be checked out to all Brenau students, faculty, and staff.

Juvenile / Young Adult

The Curriculum Lab houses our Juvenile & Young Adult books – perfect for Education students planning their teaching units!


We have a great deal of music scores available for checkout.


These large-size items are available for checkout – you’ll find lots of art books here!

Ready Reference & Reference

These items are available for student use, although they cannot be checked out. Here you’ll find frequently-consulted items like writing style manuals.

Periodicals & Bound Periodicals

The library subscribes to academic journals in print as well as online. Find current issues and back issues here!

Rare Books & Special Collections

    Brenau University Rare Books & Special Collections is a unique and exciting university resource, housed in the Trustee Library. Consisting of three separate collections — The Bentley Rare Book Gallery, The Thomas Watson Collection, and the Special Collection – this repository is a learning space and preserver of the rich culture of the printed word.
    The Trustee Library welcomes faculty and students to use this resource and learn more about what the university’s Rare Books has to offer.  Items in these collections cannot be checked out, but may be viewed by making an appointment with us! Contact us at for details.