Rare books moving today and other important dates

Special Collections Research Center’s rare and antiquarian books have started to move over to the new addition today. They are now nearly finished being moved and remain accessible. Our reading room will remain open from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM on Mondays through Fridays. Wednesday evening hours (until 8:00) will continue until December 9.

Before you plan your research and visit to SCRC, please make note of the following dates:

  • Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) materials unavailable – with the exception of rare books – due to collections moving over to new Fenwick Library addition: November 19, 2015 – December 2, 2015.
  • Wednesday evening hours end after December 9 and begin again on January 20. After December 9, SCRC will be open Mon – Fri from 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM.
  • Closed for winter break: December 21, 2015 – January 1, 2016.
  • Closed to public: January 4, 2016 – January 18, 2016.
  • Open for business at new location: January 19, 2016.

For more information about SCRC: http://sca.gmu.edu/
For more information about Fenwick Library’s move: http://fenwickfocus.gmu.edu/

Our collections are moving!

Our stuff is moving!

Altered production photo of three actors from Revolt of the Beavers in New York City from the Federal Theatre Project Photograph collection, Collection #C0205, Special Collections and Archives, George Mason University Libraries.

Special Collections & Archives (SC&A) materials will be moving to the new Fenwick Library addition from November 19 to December 2, 2015. So that we may hold out any collections you need to use during those dates, please request them either before November 19 or after December 2. Please note that the SC&A reading room will be open during those dates.

For more information about SC&A and the new addition, please visit http://fenwickfocus.gmu.edu/ or contact speccoll@gmu.edu