Medieval psalter with gold leaf decorations
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Special Collections at Haverford has materials that support a wide range of research. Collections will be available this academic year by appointment. Please see this page for details about both virtual and in person appointments. Thesis writers should search Special Collections holdings for their topic and then contact Sarah Horowitz about using materials from the collections.
Availability of resources in other special collections libraries and archives this academic year will likely vary. Please check collection websites for up-to-date information on hours and policies on visitors. Digitized materials may sometimes be available. Libraries and archives will also often scan pages for a fee. Talk with Margaret Schaus or Sarah Horowitz about accessing materials you need that are housed in special collections libraries and archives.. If you do have the opportunity to visit a special collections library, you will want to be prepared. It will likely require an appointment with a prior list of materials you need to see.