Iowa State University

Special Collections and University Archives
Iowa State University

The Special Collections and University Archives are located in Room 403 of the Parks Library.

facade of Parks Library
Parks Library (photo: Colin M.L. Burnett)

The department currently possesses 50,000 volumes, focusing on agriculture, technology, and science. Collections of interest include the Robert Harvey Rare Book Collection, whose namesake was Professor Emeritus of the Landscape Architecture Department, the Fine Bird Books Bibliography collection, and the Margaret Young Science Fiction collection.

Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 10:00-4:00pm, or by appointment

Phone: 1-515-294-6672

Web Address: http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/collections/rarebooks.html

Physical Address: 403 Parks Library, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

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