Until further notice, the University of Minnesota Libraries Archives and Special Collections are open by appointment only and appointments are limited to UMN affiliates. Appointments must be made one week in advance of your visit to enable us to page and quarantine collection materials before use.

Please contact ascref@umn.edu for assistance or, if known, the curator of the collecting area you wish to use. We will continue to provide scans of requested research materials whenever possible, especially for our non-campus clientele.

 

The collections listed here consist primarily of book collections that contain various titles and editions by a specific author. These collections include:
  1. Erskine Caldwell Collection (SCRB Collection Number 51)
  2. Dr. James F. de Jong Goethe Collection (SCRB Collection Number 55)
  3. Dickens/Drood Collection (SCRB Collection Number 56)
  4. Isak Dinesen Collection (SCRB Collection Number 57
  5. M. D. Elevitch Collection (SCRB Collection Number 61)
  6. Paul Holmer Kierkegaard Collection (SCRB Collection Number 69)(WV)
  7. David Swenson Kierkegaard Collection (SCRB Collection Number 70)(WV)
  8. Pär Lagerkvist Collection (SCRB Collection Number 72)
  9. Sinclair Lewis Collection (SCRB Collection Number 75)(S1R4)
  10. Henry Miller Collection (SCRB Collection Number 82)
  11. John Steinbeck Collection (SCRB Collection Number 99)
  12. The Alrick and Cleyonne Gustafson August Strindberg Collection (SCRB Collection Number 100)--A card file for this collection is found in the Reading Room.
  13. Edmund Wilson Collection (SCRB Collection Number 109)
  14. Thomas Wolfe Collection (SCRB Collection Number 110)