Rare Books & Manuscripts Library

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Scrapbook from the Jerry Tarver Collection of Elocution, Rhetoric and Oratory Ephemera
Scrapbook from the Jerry Tarver Collection of Elocution, Rhetoric and Oratory Ephemera

Archival Collections

Use the Library's Special Collections Registry to browse or search finding aids for hundreds of the Rare Books & Manuscripts Library's (RBML) archival collections. 

Books and Published Materials

Use the Library catalog to look for books and other published materials in RBML's holdings. To limit your search to special collections, narrow by date, and more, use the advanced search page.

Photograph Collections

Use the photograph collections database to explore RBML's extensive photography holdings.

Trade Catalog Collection

The Dr. Ivan Gilbert Trade Catalog & Ephemera Collection contains nearly 10,000 catalogs, chiefly spanning 1830-1970. Use the above link to the collection's finding aid to access the inventory.