The Collection

The Business, Science, and Technology Department maintains a collection of:

  • more than 150,000 books (both in print and audiobooks)
  • U.S. government documents

Subject areas covered are:

  • business, accounting, economics, management, investing
  • mathematics, statistics
  • computers, science, technology
  • health, medicine, psychiatry
  • gardening, cooking, home repair, automotive repair
  • dance, sports, games
  • military science

State Library Resources

BST's resources provide access to information not located in the standard book sources.

  • Tier 1 Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Tier 1 Draft EIS) of the NEC (Northeast Corridor) FUTURE documents are housed in the department. The purpose of the NEC FUTURE program is to upgrade aging infrastructure and to improve the reliability, capacity, connectivity, performance, and resiliency of passenger rail service on the NEC for both intercity and regional trips, while promoting environmental sustainability and economic growth.