Special Collections

The United Library’s Special Collections contain books printed prior to 1800 and works of historical significance. In addition, the library’s Special Collections contain materials about John and Charles Wesley and the early history of Methodism, some archeological items excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund in the 1920s, and rare Bibles including first editions.  Viewing items from the special collections is available by appointment only and is scheduled on weekdays between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. Please email the library staff at united.library@garrett.edu or call at 847-866-3909 to schedule an appointment.

  

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