News: Special collections

Special Collections houses the Library’s rare books and pamphlets, manuscript collections, photographs, the University Archives, and the Map Collection.
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
Theme for the week: National Wildlife Refuges August 28th-September 1st, 2017 Wildlife Refuges: Conserving, managing, and restoring habitats. A protected home for species. Come on over to Shields Library to view these amazing maps and more! The Map Collection room is located on the lower level of ...
August 25, 2017 • Patricia Wyley
Theme for the week: Bicycles September 18-22, 2017 Bicycles: The healthiest way to get around. Ride over to Shields Library to view these amazing maps and more! The Map Collection room is located on the lower level of the library. This week’s theme for Map of the Day is ...
August 15, 2017 • Patricia Wyley