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Special Collections


We are currently open:

Monday through Friday:                   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.                              

Monday through Thursday:             1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Monday and Tuesday Evenings:       5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 


Contact us:

Phone: (309) 438-2871

E-mail: Maureen Brunsdale

Special Collections encompasses four distinct collections: the rare and fine book collection, the Historical Textbook Collection and Children's Literature Collection, the Lincoln Collection of Harold K. Sage, and the Circus and Allied Arts Collection.

If you plan on visiting Special Collections, please consult our Reading Room Policies.

For more, visit the Unique Collections section of this website.

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Milner Library
Campus Box 8900
201 North School St.
Normal, Il 61790-8900
Phone: 309.438.3451

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Last Updated: 8/18/13