About the Library

The Nancy Thompson Library of Kean University is a comprehensive information and learning center that offers specialized collections and services designed to meet the academic information needs of the Kean University community. Located in the heart of the Kean campus, the Nancy Thompson Library and its web site house the Library’s print and online collections, with holdings of more than 210,000 volumes of books, more than 250,000 e-books, more than 135,000 U.S. government electronic documents, and more than 54,000 electronic and print periodicals (as of June 2013). The Library serves as a regional depository for selected New Jersey State publications.