About USMC Research Library
The USMC Research Library is the premier academic library within the Marine Corps. Its collections include over 150,000 volumes, 400 periodical subscriptions, and 120,000 microforms as well as access to numerous government and commercial databases and digital resources.
While the Research Library’s emphasis is on amphibious warfare, all aspects of military arts and sciences and military history are covered in depth, with ancillary subject areas such as history, international relations, regional and area studies, geography, political and social sciences, and technology.
The Library provides a complete range of reference, bibliographic, research and loan services to students, faculty, and staff of the University schools as well as to Marines and independent scholars worldwide.