Want to incorporate special collections into your course, but not sure how? Schedule a consultation with the Special Collections Librarian to discuss collections that fit your course, instruction topics, activities, or possible assignments incorporating Special Collections Materials. Sample activities and projects include:
Want to incorporate Special Collections Materials into your lectures? Hold your class in the Special Collections reading room where students can work hands-on with archival materials. The reading room has seating for 20 students and is equipped with a computer and projector. Contact the Special Collections Librarian at least one week in advance to reserve the reading room for your class.
Thousands of our archival photographs and documents have been digitized and are available online via our Digital Collections. Additional materials can be digitized by request. Special Collections staff requires at least 3 weeks notice for digitization requests.