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About Special Collections & University Archives

Special Collections and University Archives, as part of the University Library, supports, enhances and collaborates in the education, research and service activities of the University. We acquire, process, describe, maintain and provide access to the historical papers of people and organizations. You can access these collections in the Special Collections and University Archives reading rooms in the Richard J. Daley Library or in the Library of the Health Sciences-Chicago.

Special Collections & University Archives reading rooms are open by appointment. Appointments are available Monday- Friday, 10 am- 4 pm (excluding holidays).  Learn more about visiting and requesting an appointment.

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