Printable Handouts and Activities

These handouts and activities are freely available for instructors to download and distribute to students. All handouts are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader.


Preparing for Your Visit to Special Collectionspdficon_small

A very short introduction to where Special Collections is located and what to do during a visit. Useful for preparing undergraduates prior to a first visit.

General Print Collections Handoutpdficon_small

Walks students through the process of finding a rare book in MERLIN and paging it in the Special Collections reading room.

General Microform Collections Handoutpdficon_small

Introduces students to the types of microforms held in the department and walks through finding and using resources.