The MC Archives are, like most archival collections, a closed collection. After searching the Library Catalog for the items you wish to use, you must request those materials using the MC Archives Request Form (see below). The Catalog will give information on the location and size of each collection. Please fill out the form and return it to the library circulation desk. Your items will be retrieved from the Archives and you may return at a later time to use them.
If you are visiting from off campus, please contact the Library ahead of time to arrange a viewing time.
If you are requesting items for the first time, we ask that you complete a Researcher Registration form (see below).
The following rules and regulations apply when examining any collection from the Archives: