Tennessee Promise

Bert Bornblum Library

The two-story 69,300 square-foot Bert Bornblum Library is equipped with a state-of-the-art surround sound auditorium and multimedia conference rooms that are available for community use. The library features a spacious design fronted by large windows that provide a beautiful view of the lake on the southwestern corner of the campus. The new library also includes a media gallery and cyber café/poets corner.

Hours of Operation

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The collection consists of 31,814 books, 1,954 visuals materials, 1115 music sound recordings, and 701 audio sound recordings. Additionally, the John B. McKinney Presidential Collection is housed at this location. The 1,072 book collection was donated by Col. John B. McKinney, retired United States Army Signal Corp.