Most major institutional libraries have Special Collections, but what exactly are Special Collections and why are they so special? A special collection is a group of items that includes rare books, museum objects, or archival documents. They are irreplaceable or otherwise unique and valuable. Special collections are usually housed separately from the mainstream library collections Read More
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The Archivist’s Nook: What’s So Special About Special Collections?
Posted in: Blogs Catholic History Digital Scholarship Humanities Library Users Rare Books Reference & Instruction The Archivist's Nook University Archives | Tags: American Catholic History Research Collection, Museum, rare books, university archives | Comment