Lawrence University has four named special collections that constitute approximately 7,200 titles with particular strength in Americana of the nineteenth century, including the American Civil War, the Wisconsin Territory and the state of Wisconsin.
Read about uses of our special collections materials as well as some of our especially remarkable pieces in our Library Special Collections blog.
Lawrence faculty are welcome to use the resources in our Special Collections with their classes. Please contact Jill Thomas if interested.
See Use of Special Collections Materials if you're interested in viewing materials from these collections.