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Regulations for the Use of Materials in Special Collections:  

  • Materials in Special Collections do not circulate. They are available for use in the Special Collections Research Room.

  • Special permission must be obtained in order to bring in outside books and/or papers for use in connection with the materials located in Special Collections.

  • Book bags, brief cases, purses, etc. are not permitted in the Research Room. Lockers for the secure storage of such items are provided free of charge.

  • No smoking, eating or drinking is permitted in the Research Room.

  • All researchers and visitors must sign the Guest Register located near the lockers.

  • The use of cell phones in the Research Room is prohibited. 

  • Patrons may use laptops; we ask that the audio be muted.

  • Only pencils are permitted in the Research Room.

  • Patrons must complete request forms and/or call slips when requesting material from the restricted, archival storage areas.

  • Access may be limited for fragile or rare materials. Microfilm or photocopies will be provided when possible.

  • Photocopying of rare books is prohibited.