Rare Book Division

Princeton holds approximately 250,000 rare and historically significant printed books in Western languages. The collection is strong in classical Latin texts; American and English literature and history, especially Restoration and Victorian; Renaissance; Enlightenment; French, German, Latin American literature; history of science; emblem and other illustrated books.

For more, see the Rare Book Division Homepage.

Collection Contact

Stephen Ferguson

Associate University Librarian for External Engagement
Floor C 1H.1
Firestone Library