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The Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) of the Morris Library at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIU) collects and preserves unique and rare historical materials in selected subject areas, and promotes the use of these materials by the SIU community, scholars, and the public. Its goal is to advance scholarship and further the educational, research, and service missions of the university. SCRC is located on the first floor of Morris Library in the Hall of Presidents, near the east entrance.


Latest News @ SCRC

August 13, 2019

The Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy (SAAP) Records are now open for research. Processing of the records was completed this summer. See the collection's online finding aid for further information. 

Read about our latest acquisitions, exhibits, events, and more at SCRC News.