Special Collections

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About AARLCC Special Collections
The Special Collections houses over one million items, including rare books, artifacts, artwork, manuscripts and reference materials. The majority of the holdings are secured in a humidity and temperature-controlled storage area. The librarian on duty in the reading room provides reference services and retrieves materials for customers. 

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Finding aids for AARLCC Special Collections can be found at the Collaborative Archive from the African Diaspora.