Library Collections

Main Stacks

Located on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Belk Library, the main stacks house circulating books you can check out.

Music Library

Located on the second floor of the Broyhill Music Center, the Erneston Music Library contains books, scores, and recordings.

Instructional Materials Center (IMC)

A model school library located on the lower level of Belk Library, the IMC provides services and resources to support the College of Education.

Special Collections

Unique collections at Belk Library including the Appalachian Collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Stock Car Racing Collection, and University Archives and Records.

Browsing Collection

A rotating collection of new and popular fiction and nonfiction books.

Movie Collection

A collection of DVD and VHS movie formats, including feature films, children's films, and foreign language DVDs.

Ebook Collection

A comprehensive guide that explains all about ebooks available to Belk Library patrons.

Digital Collections

Appalachian State University Digital Collections consists of rare and historic materials that have been digitized. The collections include sound recordings, oral histories, civil war letters, and images focusing on the Appalachian region, Appalachian State University, children’s literature, art, and theater.


The North Carolina Digital Online Collection of Knowledge and Scholarship - scholarly articles by University of North Carolina faculty and graduate students. ASU is one of the participating institutions.

Suggest a Purchase

If you would like Belk Library to add an item to its collections, contact us and suggest a purchase