Using Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Archives

Access

Click here for COVID-19 conditions information to learn how to access collections during this period.

Researcher looking at a rare book

Spring Semester 2021 Operations

Appalachian State University community members (students, faculty, and staff) may sign up for an appointment to visit the Special Collections Research Center during the spring 2021 semester. Visit this web page for information and to set up an appointment time: https://appstate.libcal.com/appointments/SpecColl.

How to Make an Appointment

Click here for COVID-19 conditions information to learn how to access collections during the Spring 2021 semester (January-May).

Our collections are available for use Monday-Friday,  10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  Appointments are not required but are preferred, due to limited staffing. Please contact us at 828-262-4041 or spcoll@appstate.edu to schedule an appointment. Please be sure to check our Hours page for any changes to regular hours, especially if you will be traveling from outside of Boone.

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