News: Special collections

Special Collections houses the Library’s rare books and pamphlets, manuscript collections, photographs, the University Archives, and the Map Collection.
Theme for the week: World Health Risks October 2-6, 2017 World Health Risks: Traveling is fun, but it is good to know the risks that may be involved. Come on over to Shields Library to view these amazing and historical health risks maps showing the distribution of ...
September 29, 2017 • Patricia Wyley
Welcome and welcome back to all the new and returning members of the campus community! With the start of a new academic year there is always a flurry of activity as students jump headfirst into new classes, new surroundings, new activities and new friends. In the midst of all this ...
September 27, 2017 • Jenny Hodge
Theme for the week: Back to School September 25-29, 2017 Back to School: A time to acquire new memories, experiences, and knowledge. Welcome to Fall Quarter! Come on over to Shields Library to view these amazing campus maps and more! The Map Collection room is located in ...
September 22, 2017 • Patricia Wyley
Theme for the week: Patriot Day September 11- 15, 2017 Patriot Day: Remembrance of lost, unity, and strength. Come on over to Shields Library to view these maps showing the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the remote area near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.   Maps Title: Washington D.C ...
September 11, 2017 • Patricia Wyley
Theme for the week: Birds Eye View of… September  5-8, 2017 Birds eye view: Different perspectives comes with greater knowledge.  Ever wonder what a town or a city looks like from above? Come on over to Shields Library to view these amazing 19th century maps and more!  ...
September 1, 2017 • Patricia Wyley