Manuscripts Division

Among the treasures of this division of Rare Books and Special Collections are ancient Near East such as clay tablets and papyri; the largest holdings of Arabic and other Islamic manuscripts in North America; medieval and Renaissance manuscripts and documents; literary manuscripts, authors’ papers, publishing archives and other materials relating to English, American, Latin American, and other literatures, especially of the 19th and 20th centuries; American historical manuscripts and papers; and a wide array of other original research materials.

For more, see the Manuscripts Division Homepage.

Collection Contact

Don Skemer

Curator of Manuscripts
609-258-3186
Floor C 15J.2
Firestone Library