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.