Hours & Location

Special Collections & University Archives is located on the second level near the Main Stair of the Case Library and Geyer Center for Information Technology.


During the academic semester (not including finals week):

Monday-Friday: 1:00-5:00 p.m. 

Monday evenings: 6:00-9:00 p.m. (starting the fourth week of the academic semester) 

Closed Saturdays and Sundays

Additional reading room closures to accommodate SCUA instruction sessions:

Wednesday, September 6: closed 1:00-2:45 p.m.

Monday, September 11: closed 1:00-2:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 28: closed 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Friday, October 27: closed for Family Weekend open house


During breaks, finals week, and the summer, hours are by appointment. Access during these times may be very limited.


Reading room capacity is limited to 8 researchers at a time.  Researchers, particularly off-campus researchers, are encouraged to confirm staff availability prior to planning a visit, especially if traveling any distance.  Researchers should review our established use guidelines prior to their visit.