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Bridwell Library Reference

  • Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

    Jane Lenz Elder
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    David Schmersal
    Reference and Digital Services Librarian

Special Collections and Archives

  • Bridwell Library Special Collections and Archives are open to all qualified readers Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; materials are not paged after 4:30 p.m. Appointments are strongly encouraged, but not required.

    Timothy Binkley


    R. Arvid Nelsen

    Rare Books and Manuscripts Librarian