“The Baer Memorial Library’s mission is to provide quality resources to support the College's curriculum; expert services to support Marion Military Institute cadets, faculty and staff; and an environment where life-long learning is encouraged and where cadets can meet their educational, informational and socialization needs.”
Are you interested in donating a book to the library? Book donations are commemorated by a letter and a book plate giving the name of the donor (or the name of the individual honored by the donation).
If you want to donate materials but don't know what we might like, you can visit Baer Memorial Library's Amazon Wish List.
Baer Memorial Library is open to the public. Resources available for in-house use include: books, computers with Internet access and AV materials. Baer Memorial Library asks that computer use is restricted to academic or informational pursuits and that Marion Military Institute cadets be given priority when it comes to the use of resources.
Children under 17 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
Baer Memorial Library does not extend check-out privileges to community members at this time.
Baer Memorial Library reserves the right to refuse service to anyone being disruptive in the facility.
Click here for a complete listing of MMI's Research Guides
Art / MusicQuality Web Sites For Art and Art History
Quality Web Sites and Databases for Music
HistoryQuality Web Sites and Databases for Military History
Quality Web Sites and Databases for US History
Quality Web Sites and Databases for World History-1
LiteratureQuality Web Sites and Databases for American Literature
Quality Web Sites and Databases for World Literature
Need to reserve the library for a tour? Want to show a movie to your class in the Woody Moore Room? Would using one of our computer labs make your class easier? Click here for room schedules to see if the room is available when you need it. Then, e-mail or call the library to reserve the room.
As per our policy manual, rooms can only be reserved by MMI staff or faculty members. The CLC may be reserved by cadets as it is available.