C.Y. Thompson Library

Find C.Y. Thompson @ the Library Depository Retrieval Facility (LDRF) Reading Room

While C.Y. Thompson is closed, visit the LDRF Reading Room located on East Campus. Pick up Delivery and Interlibrary Loan items, view Course Reserve materials, schedule an appointment to view Archival materials or stop by and ask staff for help with library resources and services.

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Contact CYT Library @Library Depository Retrieval Facility

call C. Y. Thompson Library 402-472-4401

email C.Y. Thompson Library cytmail@unl.edu

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LDRF Location & East Campus Parking

2055 N 35th St
Lincoln, NE 68583

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Access CYT & LDRF Materials

Step 1:
Request Materials through Delivery / Interlibrary Loan

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Step 2:
Pick up Materials @ LDRF Reading Room

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Course Reserves

faculty and instructors:
place materials on reserve for East Campus by contacting

Gayleen Hill

access course reserves through Canvas or a library location designated by the course instructor.

Highlighted Databases

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CAB Abstracts & Global Health

Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux International, covers international research in agriculture and all related applied life sciences, and public health.


Hospitality & Tourism Complete

A complete collection that contains scholarly research and industry news in all areas of hospitality and tourism.

Family Studies

Family & Society Studies Worldwide

A database of research, policy and practice literature in the fields of family science, human ecology, human development and social welfare.


Fish, Fisheries & Aquatic Biodiversity Worldwide

Includes research in ichthyology, fisheries, aquaculture and aquatic biology.

Agriculture, Statistics

National Agricultural Statistics Service

The USDA's NASS conducts hundreds of surveys every year and prepares reports covering virtually every aspect of U.S. agriculture.

Students study in CY Thompson spaces.

Charles Yoder Thompson

The C.Y. Thompson Library is named in honor of Charles Yoder Thompson LL.B Dr. Agr. Member of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska 1935-1958.

Find Out More About C.Y. Thompson

American Quilt Study Group

The purpose of the American Quilt Study Group (AQSG) is to promote and preserve research on quilts, quiltmaking, and quiltmakers. Since 1998 the American Quilt Study Group library collection has been cataloged, housed and preserved by the University Libraries at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Visit the American Quilt Study Group

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