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Research Appointments

Special Collections & Archives

Special Collections and Archives is currently open by appointment only. Please allow at least two days for materials stored off-site to be delivered.

Directions and parking information

Please note: the stair lift that provides ADA access to 4 West is out of service. Please let us know if you have mobility concerns, and we will schedule your research appointment on an accessible floor in the library. Contact the MU ADA Coordinator with any concerns.

Schedule a Special Collections Appointment

For University Archives materials, please email to set up an appointment. If you're not sure what you need, ask us a question and we'll help you identify materials of interest.

By making an in-person appointment, users agree to follow established reading room rules, including thorough handwashing before handling materials. See also information about resources and tools in the reading room.


The public microfilm reader from room 404 is now located in the Information Commons just outside room 157.