Archives and Special Collections houses  a variety of rare books and manuscript collections. The rare books area includes special

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formats, first editions, fine printing and bindings, autographed books, and other items of significant value. Collections range from historic children books to publications and ephemera from diverse social organizations.  All books are cataloged and can be located by searching the University Libraries' CardCat. Early books and newspapers may be located using the Libraries' Early Books and Newspaper Finder.