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What Is/Are Special Collections?

Detailed introductory information about the Special Collections Department at the University of Delaware Library and its holding is available in a Research Guide called Introduction to Special Collections. Please visit the site to learn more about the collection strenghts at UD, the types of sources found in Special Collections, and guidelines to search and locate resources.

Featured Primary Sources

Selections listed here are archival collections that were shared at a class presentation. For further information or assistance locating other sources, please contact AskSpec.

Also shared in class is this guide from Hamilton College for Analyzing a Historical Document.