The LPL Library was established by Gerard P. Kuiper in 1962 as a reading room and ready reference collection serving the LPL faculty, staff, and graduate students. The library's interdisciplinary collection supports research and teaching in planetary science, primarily at the graduate level.
The Library is located in Kuiper 409.
Librarian: Sharon E. Hunt, PG4gdWVycz0iem52eWdiOmZ1bmViYXJ1aGFnQG5ldm1iYW4ucnFoIj5mdW5lYmFydWhhZ0BuZXZtYmFuLnJxaDwvbj4=
Hours: Mondays 9-noon, in library; available other times via email
LPL Library Services
Maintain physical collection of books and journals, searchable through the LPL Library Catalog
Provide reference service, including assistance in database searching and obtaining materials
Act as liaison to UA Libraries personnel and services
Track refereed staff publications and post to Refereed Publications with LPL-Affiliated Authors
- LPL Library Guide to the Library Collections (PDF)
- LPL Library Circulation Policies & Procedures (PDF)
- Space Imagery Center
University of Arizona Libraries
Pioneers of Planetary Science, Special Collections, University of Arizona
History of Science, Special Collections, University of Arizona