The Liberty Library provides resources and space for students to study and engage with ideas of classical liberalism, economics, philosophy, public policy, freedom, entrepreneurship and more.
To check out a book or game, see Kali Christianson at the front desk in Barry Hall 400. Books may be checked out for two weeks with the possibility of an extension. Games must be checked out and returned same day by 4 p.m. No check out is required if the book or game will be used within the Liberty Library.
Hours & Location
Barry Hall 400D
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
*Liberty Library hours are subject to change if the library is in use.
The Armchair Economist: Economics and Everyday Life
By Steven E. Landsburg
Recommended by Dr. Raymond March
Air bags cause accidents, because well-protected drivers take more risks. This well-documented truth comes as a surprise to most people, but not to economists, who have learned to take seriously the proposition that people respond to incentives... More
The Calculus of Consent: Logical Foundations of Constitutional Democracy
By James M. Buchanan and Gordon Tullock
Recommended by Dr. Jeremy Jackson
The Calculus of Consent breaks with past theories of political science in its analysis of democratic decision-making processes. It approaches the basic problems of politics, using the technical tools developed in modern economics and game theory... More
Individualism and Economic Order
By F.A. Hayek
Recommended by Dr. James Caton
In this collection of writings, Nobel laureate Friedrich A. Hayek discusses topics from moral philosophy and the methods of the social sciences to economic theory as different aspects of the same central issue: free markets versus socialist planned economies... More