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Resources for Rare Books: An Annotated Bibliography: Home


Gabriel Swift
Reference Librarian for Special Collections
Department of Special Collections
Princeton University Library
(609) 258-3184

Introduction to Resources for Rare Books: An Annotated Bibliography

This LibGuide presents select reference resources for various fields of study in the history of the book. The selected resources are relevant to researching both the subject as a whole, as well as specific holdings within the Department of Special Collections.  For a general introduction to the department's collections, please visit the Special Collections website or view the Guide to Topics.

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Click here to request a research consultation in the Dulles Reading Room. 

Please include a day and time of availability, along with a brief description of your research project. Please note, first time visitors to the Department of Special Collections will need to register for a Special Collections Research Account to access the reading room. Please bring your Princeton University ID for registration purposes. Those not affiliated with the university may bring a valid photo ID.