The library maintains a collection of books, journals, technical reports, and archival materials.
Boulder Laboratories Staff are encouraged to recommend materials for addition to the collecition using the book recommendation form (link). An Acquisitions Committee, consisting of the professional library staff recommends and votes on items for the collection (over 35,000 titles).
Current subscriptions total approximately 160 titles with a current collection of 29,000 bound volumes. Shelf arrangement is alphabetical by title. The collection may be searched via the online Catalog. The library also provides access to over 30,000 full text E-Journals via databases and pay-per-view token access.