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Marietta Floods Virtual Exhibit, February 17, 2011
Stop by the Legacy Library lobby and see the virtual exhibit of images of Marietta floods taken from the Harry Philip Fischer Collection. Photos taken during floods from 1913 to 1948 show familiar locations such as the Lafayette Hotel, the (now) Dime Bank building, the Betsy Mills Club, Front Street, and many others.
New JSTOR Collections Available , January 20, 2011
With the beginning of the Spring Semester 2011, the Marietta College Library expands its offerings of digital journal backfiles with the addition of three JSTOR collections. The three collections combine to include over 420 journal titles in the core arts, humanities, and social sciences disciplines.
Legacy Library Hosts Exhibit of Indian Art, December 13, 2010
Beginning December 4, 2010 and extending through the Spring Semester, the Marietta College Library will be hosting the Colors of India, an exhibit of six contemporary paintings from India. The paintings are available for public viewing in the Schwartz Fireplace Lounge on the first floor of the Legacy Library.
Legacy Library extends hours during finals, December 1, 2010
The Legacy Library will be open until 1:00 am the Sunday-Thursday of finals.
Legacy Library offers photocopying using M-Cash, September 17, 2010
The Legacy Library now offers photocopying using M-Cash on your college ID card. The photocopier on the lower level of the Legacy Library now accepts M-Cash. Copies with M-Cash are charged at 5 per copy. You must have deposited money on the M-Cash account on your card to use this copier.
Focus on Resources: Serials A-to-Z, September 3, 2010
Serials A-to-Z provides a unified listing of all electronic and print journals accessible to Marietta College library patrons. Users can browse an alphabetical list of journal titles or search for key words in journal titles.
Got Questions? Just Ask!, August 26, 2010
The Legacy Library staff is here to help and ready with answers to your questions. Whether you can't find the resources you need to complete a research paper, or you don't understand the difference between OhioLink and Inter-Library Loan, or you just need to know where to find a book on the shelf, we're here to help.
Library Accepts New Additions for Special Collections, August 18, 2010
The Legacy Library announces the recent acquisiton of several historical collections. Materials include: early Marietta documents, a collection of letters from the 1850's, WWII letters and diary, and Marietta College memorabilia.
Library Receives Riverboat Photo Collection, August 8, 2010
The Legacy Library is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Fred Way Collection of Steamboat Images. This significant collection of more than 9,500 negatives documents riverboats that plied the Mississippi River and its tributaries (principally the Ohio River) from the mid 19th century through the later 20th century.
Legacy Library to Begin Opening at 7:30 a.m., August 2, 2010
Effective August 23rd, 2010, the beginning of classes for the Fall Term, the Legacy Library will begin opening for access by users at 7:30 a.m. on weekdays.

Special Hours, Opening Week
  • Mon-Tue, 8/23-24 - 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed-Thu, 8/25-26 - 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
  • Fri, 8/27 - 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat, 8/28 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Sun, 8/29 - 3:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Regular Semester Hours are as follows:
  • Monday-Thursday, 7:30 am - Midnight
  • Friday, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday, 1:00 pm - Midnight
New DVD titles added to collection, July 30, 2010
See the latest DVDs added to the library's Audiovisual Collection