Julian Edison Department of Special Collections

Washington University Libraries’ Julian Edison Department of Special Collections is open to the public and welcomes researchers from both on campus and off. An active program of class visits, exhibitions, workshops, and public events highlight the Department’s vital role in scholarship at Washington University and beyond.

SPECIAL COLLECTION HOURS:

Open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. – John M. Olin Library (except University holidays*)
Hours at West Campus by appointment only

Please contact us to arrange your visit or with reference questions:

(314) 935-5495 | spec@wumail.wustl.edu

Julian Edison Department of Special Collections
Washington University Libraries
One Brookings Drive
Campus Box 1061
St. Louis, MO 63130

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Alchemy Books

By Tobias Feldmann on October 29, 2019

The rare books vault of the Department of Special Collections hosts many old books on various topics, including some disciplines that aren’t being ...