Special Collections

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARTURO ALFANDARI  ART COLLECTION
European Art

ANITA HOUSTON UNITED NATIONS COLLECTION
Materials relating to the United Nations

THE ALICE A. AND HELEN G. BRISTOW NATURE COLLECTION
Natural science, environmental studies for adults and children

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES COLLECTION
Materials in the sciences

EAST ASIAN HISTORY AND CULTURE COLLECTION
Asian art and culture

SUSAN McDANIEL COLLECTION
Gardening and landscaping design books and media
More information about the McDaniel Collection

THE DAVID H. FINNIE MIDDLE EAST COLLECTION
Materials about the Middle East

ORVILLE PRESCOTT  COLLECTION
Biographies and history

KAREN GRIMES  COLLECTION
Classic Children's Books

ERIC SEVAREID COLLECTION
Materials related to broadcast journalism and the media housed in the Salant Room

CHESTER B. HANSEN COLLECTION
Materials relating to World War II

HOWARD HUGH SCHLESS COLLECTION
Medieval literature and studies of Chaucer

CHESTER B. HANSEN AMERICAN HISTORY AND  ART COLLECTION
American History

CHRISTINE AND THOMAS WRIGHT COLLECTION

VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION GIFTS

These books are added annually to the library collection in honor of library volunteers and their efforts on behalf of the library and its mission.