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.

Collection Move update -fall 2018

The University Libraries’ Julian Edison Department of Special Collections will resume normal operations on August 27, 2018. Due to the collection move and ongoing inventory of materials, access to some collections may be delayed temporarily. Please contact us with any questions, or to make an appointment: (314) 935-5495 or e-mail spec@wumail.wustl.edu

 

 

 

Archives Month Staff Picks, Part I: Scrapbooks

By Rose Miyatsu on October 19, 2018

October is Archives Month, and to celebrate, we’ve had some of our staff members in Special Collections pick an item from their collections that th...

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage with Tejidos

By Rose Miyatsu on October 15, 2018

Today we are continuing our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month with an issue of the journal Tejidos that is dedicated to an important moment in...