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Contact Special Collections Research Center

Please select the option that best fits the nature of your inquiry. You can also reach us by phone during open hours at 202-994-7549.
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Requesting Materials

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Find needed information for archival collections.

Collection 1

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Collection 2

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Collection 3

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Instruction Request

Please provide a brief description of the course and goals for Special Collections visit(s).
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E.g. is this one session or through the entire semester.
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Research Question

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