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Hours and Contact Information


Regular hours: Special Collections is open to the public Monday through Thursday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment. 

To inquire about accessing materials outside our open hours, please contact us well in advance of your planned research visit. No appointment is necessary to access our collections during open hours.

Contact Information

Special Collections welcomes inquiries about our materials, Augustana history, and topics related to our collections. You do not have to be a member of the Augustana community in order to use or inquire about our resources.

In person: Special Collections is located on the first floor of the Thomas Tredway Library. Walk-in visits to view items of interest are welcome. Our open hours are listed above.

By phone: (309) 794-7643

By e-mail:

By mail:
Special Collections
Thomas Tredway Library
Augustana College
639 38th St. 
Rock Island, IL 61201

Special Collections on social media:

    Special Collections on Flickr