MSCI Library Collection
MSCI's collection of professional texts and media materials, housed in the Roanoke College Fintel Library, is available to participants. Titles may be viewed here. Texts are categorized by topics related to past, present, and future MSCI themes. A list of the topical categories is provided below.
Full-time MSCI participants receive complimentary access to this collection during the summer months immediately following their attendance. After this period of time, library access may be continued through purchase of a community library card at the Fintel Library circulation desk or through an interlibrary loan program.
MSCI Book Collection Categories (categorized thematically)
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