The materials in the Special Collections are not available for loan and may only be consulted under supervision in the Special Collections reading room.
Many of the major reference works are available in the reading room and can be freely consulted.
Book rests, snake weights, magnifying glasses, pencils and acid-free paper strips are available in the reading room.
Not all material can be freely consulted. Special permission from the curator may be needed for consulting especially vulnerable or valuable material.